2004 Florida Statutes
Space laboratories and carriers exemption.
(1) Notwithstanding other provisions of this chapter, modules, pallets, racks, lockers, and their necessary associated hardware and subsystems owned by any person and intended for use as space laboratories launched into space aboard the space shuttle for the primary purpose of conducting scientific research in space or as cargo carriers launched into space aboard the space shuttle for the primary purpose of transporting or storing cargo are deemed to carry out a scientific purpose and are exempt from ad valorem taxation.
(2) This section is repealed July 1, 2004.
History.--s. 53, ch. 94-353; s. 22, ch. 99-256.