Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 752 Ì3993243Î399324 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Community Affairs (Bean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Section 252.3568, Florida Statutes, is amended 6 to read: 7 252.3568 Emergency sheltering of persons with pets.— 8 (1) In accordance with s. 252.35, the division shall 9 address strategies for the evacuation of persons with pets in 10 the shelter component of the state comprehensive emergency 11 management plan and shall include the requirement for similar 12 strategies in its standards and requirements for local 13 comprehensive emergency management plans. The Department of 14 Agriculture and Consumer Services and the Department of 15 Education shall assist the division in determining strategies 16 regarding this activity. 17 (2) If a county maintains designated shelters, it must also 18 designate a shelter that can accommodate persons with pets. The 19 shelter must be in compliance with applicable FEMA Disaster 20 Assistance Policies and Procedures and with safety procedures 21 regarding the sheltering of pets established in the shelter 22 component of both local and state comprehensive emergency 23 management plans. 24 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020. 25 26 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 27 And the title is amended as follows: 28 Delete everything before the enacting clause 29 and insert: 30 A bill to be entitled 31 An act relating to emergency sheltering of persons 32 with pets; amending s. 252.3568, F.S.; requiring the 33 Department of Education to assist the Division of 34 Emergency Management in determining strategies 35 regarding the evacuation of persons with pets; 36 requiring counties that maintain designated shelters 37 to designate a shelter that can accommodate persons 38 with pets; specifying requirements for such shelters; 39 providing an effective date.