Florida Senate - 2014                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS/CS/SB 586, 1st Eng.
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                 Floor: WD/3R          .                                
             04/29/2014 11:46 AM       .                                

       Senator Smith moved the following:
    1         Senate Substitute for Amendment (588730) (with title
    2  amendment)
    4         Between lines 239 and 240
    5  insert:
    6         Section 4. Subsection (5) is added to section 403.709,
    7  Florida Statutes, to read:
    8         403.709 Solid Waste Management Trust Fund; use of waste
    9  tire fees.—There is created the Solid Waste Management Trust
   10  Fund, to be administered by the department.
   11         (5)(a) Notwithstanding subsection (1), a solid waste
   12  landfill closure account is established within the Solid Waste
   13  Management Trust Fund to provide funding for the closing and
   14  long-term care of solid waste management facilities. The
   15  department may use funds from the account to contract with a
   16  third party for the closing and long-term care of a solid waste
   17  management facility if:
   18         1.The facility has or had a department permit to operate
   19  the facility;
   20         2.The permittee provided proof of financial assurance for
   21  closure in the form of an insurance certificate;
   22         3.The facility is deemed to be abandoned or was ordered to
   23  close by the department;
   24         4.Closure is accomplished in substantial accordance with a
   25  closure plan approved by the department; and
   26         5.The department has written documentation that the
   27  insurance company issuing the closure insurance policy will
   28  provide or reimburse the funds required to complete closing and
   29  long-term care of the facility.
   30         (b)The department shall deposit the funds received from
   31  the insurance company as reimbursement for the costs of closing
   32  or long-term care of the facility into the solid waste landfill
   33  closure account.
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   36  And the title is amended as follows:
   37         Delete lines 2 - 15
   38  and insert:
   39         An act relating to waste; amending s. 376.78, F.S.;
   40         revising legislative intent with regard to community
   41         revitalization in certain areas; amending s. 376.80,
   42         F.S.; revising procedures for designation of
   43         brownfield areas by local governments; providing
   44         procedures for adoption of a resolution; providing
   45         requirements for notice and public hearings;
   46         authorizing local governments to use a term other than
   47         “brownfield area” when naming such areas; amending s.
   48         376.82, F.S.; providing an exemption from liability
   49         for property damage for entities that execute and
   50         implement certain brownfield site rehabilitation
   51         agreements; providing for applicability; amending s.
   52         403.709, F.S.; establishing a solid waste landfill
   53         closure account within the Solid Waste Management
   54         Trust Fund; authorizing the Department of
   55         Environmental Protection to use funds to contract with
   56         certain parties; requiring the department to deposit
   57         certain funds into the solid waste landfill closure
   58         account; providing an effective date.