Florida Senate - 2017                                    SB 7020
       By the Committee on Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
       586-02134-17                                          20177020__
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to the ratification of a Department of
    3         Elder Affairs rule; ratifying a specific rule relating
    4         to the practice for Professional Guardians for the
    5         sole and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition
    6         on effectiveness pursuant to s. 120.541(3), F.S.,
    7         which requires ratification of any rule exceeding the
    8         specified thresholds for likely adverse impact or
    9         increase in regulatory costs; providing applicability;
   10         providing an effective date.
   12  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
   14         Section 1. (1) The following rule is ratified for the sole
   15  and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition on
   16  effectiveness imposed under s. 120.541(3), Florida Statutes:
   17  Rule 58M-2.009, Florida Administrative Code, as filed for
   18  adoption with the Department of State pursuant to the
   19  certification package dated February 9, 2017.
   20         (2) This act serves no other purpose and shall not be
   21  codified in the Florida Statutes. After this act becomes law,
   22  its enactment and effective dates shall be noted in the Florida
   23  Administrative Code, the Florida Administrative Register, or
   24  both, as appropriate. This act does not alter rulemaking
   25  authority delegated by prior law, does not constitute
   26  legislative preemption of or exception to any provision of law
   27  governing adoption or enforcement of the rule cited, and is
   28  intended to preserve the status of any cited rule as a rule
   29  under chapter 120, Florida Statutes. This act does not cure any
   30  rulemaking defect or preempt any challenge based on a lack of
   31  authority or a violation of the legal requirements governing the
   32  adoption of any rule cited.
   33         Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming law.