Florida Senate - 2019 SB 864 By Senator Gruters 23-01467-19 2019864__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to emergency management; creating s. 3 252.64, F.S.; authorizing the state and its political 4 subdivisions to use technology for specified purposes 5 relating to emergency management; specifying that such 6 technology may be provided by a private entity; 7 providing an effective date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Section 252.64, Florida Statutes, is created to 12 read: 13 252.64 Use of technology for emergency management 14 purposes.—The state, or any political subdivision thereof, may 15 use technology, including, but not limited to, technology 16 provided through mobile phones, to provide assistance for 17 emergency management purposes and to provide information and 18 deliver services to victims of, and to those affected by, a 19 disaster. Such technology may be provided by a private entity 20 through a gift, a grant, a loan, or by other agreement as 21 authorized in s. 252.37(4)(b). 22 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2019.