Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 752 Ì955448KÎ955448 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Infrastructure and Security (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 any designated shelters, it must 18 also designate and operate at least one shelter that can 19 accommodate persons with pets. The shelter must be in compliance 20 with any applicable disaster assistance policies and procedures 21 of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and with safety 22 procedures regarding the sheltering of pets established in the 23 shelter component of the local and state comprehensive emergency 24 management plans. 25 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020. 26 27 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 28 And the title is amended as follows: 29 Delete everything before the enacting clause 30 and insert: 31 A bill to be entitled 32 An act relating to emergency sheltering of persons 33 with pets; amending s. 252.3568, F.S.; requiring the 34 Department of Education to assist the Division of 35 Emergency Management in determining strategies 36 regarding the evacuation of persons with pets; 37 requiring counties that meet specified criteria to 38 designate and operate at least one shelter that can 39 accommodate persons with pets; specifying requirements 40 for such shelters; providing an effective date.