Florida Senate - 2022                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 1352
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              

       The Committee on Rules (Brodeur) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment 
    3         Delete lines 14 - 28
    4  and insert:
    5         (12)(a)1.For purposes of this subsection, the term
    6  “foreign national” means:
    7         a.A foreign government;
    8         b.A foreign political party;
    9         c.A foreign corporation, partnership, association,
   10  organization, or other combination of persons organized under
   11  the laws of or having its principal place of business in a
   12  foreign country;
   13         d.A person with foreign citizenship; or
   14         e.A person who is not a citizen or national of the United
   15  States and is not lawfully admitted to the United States for
   16  permanent residence.
   17         2. The term does not include:
   18         a. A person who is a dual citizen or dual national of the
   19  United States and a foreign country.
   20         b. A domestic subsidiary of a foreign corporation,
   21  partnership, association, organization, or other combination of
   22  persons organized under the laws or having its principal place
   23  of business in a foreign country if:
   24         (I) The donations and disbursements used toward a
   25  contribution or an expenditure are derived entirely from funds
   26  generated by the subsidiary’s operations in the United States;
   27  and
   28         (II) All decisions concerning donations and disbursements
   29  used toward a contribution or an expenditure are made by
   30  individuals who either hold United States citizenship or are
   31  permanent residents of the United States. For purposes of this
   32  sub-sub-subparagraph, decisions concerning donations and
   33  disbursements do not include decisions regarding the
   34  subsidiary’s overall budget for contributions or expenditures in
   35  connection with an election.