(1) The determination as to whether probable cause exists to believe that a violation of the provisions of Chapter 456 or 457, F.S., or of the rules promulgated thereunder has occurred, shall be made by a majority vote of a probable cause panel of the Board.

Terms Used In Florida Regulations 64B1-9.004

  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
    (2) The probable cause panel shall be composed of membership authorized under Florida Statutes § 456.073, and may include one former board member whose term of service shall not exceed one year, unless reappointed by the Board Chairperson.
    (3) The probable cause panel shall be selected by the Chairperson of the Board.
    (4) The probable cause panel shall meet at such times as called by the Board Chairperson or the Board Executive Director.
    (5) The presiding officer of the panel shall be selected by the Board Chairperson.
Rulemaking Authority Florida Statutes § 456.073(4). Law Implemented 456.073(4) FS. History—New 10-15-97, Amended 8-2-05.