R. 28-31.001 Short Title
R. 28-31.002 Purpose
R. 28-31.003 Coordination of Development Orders with Public Facilities
R. 28-31.004 Community Impact Assessment Statement
R. 28-31.005 Landscaping of Cleared Sites
R. 28-31.006 Effective Date
R. 28-31.007 Ordinance Incorporated by Reference

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 28-31 - Land Planning - Regulations for the Florida Keys Area of Critical State Concern - City of Key Colony Beach

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Benchmark: a point, natural or artificial, bearing a marked position whose elevation above or below an adopted datum plane is known. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Boundary Survey: a survey, the primary purpose of which is to document the perimeters, or any portion thereof, of a parcel or tract of land by establishing or re-establishing corners, monuments, and boundary lines, such as for the purposes of describing the parcel, locating fixed improvements on the parcel, dividing the parcel, or platting. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Computation records: Calculations and/or numerical values that are derived from measurements. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Conflict of Interest: a conflict between one's duty to act for the benefit of the public or a specific individual or entity, and the interests of self or others; which conflict has the potential of influencing, or the appearance of influencing, the exercise of one's professional judgment in carrying out that duty. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Corner: a point on a land boundary that designates a change in direction, for example: points of curvature, points of tangency, points of compound curvature and so forth. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Faithful Agent: a licensee acting in professional surveying matters who safeguards as confidential any information obtained by the licensee as to the business affairs, technical methods or processes of a client or employer, and who avoids or discloses a conflict of interest that might influence the licensee's actions or judgment. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Measurement records: Sufficient data that can be used to reconstruct the measurements, including but not limited to angles and distances to determine locations of fixed improvements, property corners and other points on a survey. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Monument: an artificial or natural object that is permanent or semipermanent and used or presumed to occupy any real property corner, any point on a boundary line, or any reference point or other point to be used for horizontal or vertical control. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remote Sensing: The process of acquiring knowledge about physical features by analyzing data obtained from instrumentation located at a distance from the features being examined. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Survey: The result of any professional service or work resulting from the practice of Surveying and Mapping as defined in Florida Statutes Chapter 472, which includes, As-built/Record Surveys, Boundary Surveys, Construction Layout Surveys, Condominium Surveys, Construction Control Surveys, Control Surveys, Elevation Surveys, Hydrographic/Bathymetric Surveys, Tidal or non-tidal Water Boundary Surveys, Photogrammetric Surveys (including Orthorectified Imagery), Quantity Surveys, and Topographic Surveys, whether it is measured by direct or remote sensing methods. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Survey and Map Report: a written or digital document, that adequately communicates the survey results to the public through a map, (written or digital), or in a report form with an attached map and details methods used, measurements and computations made, accuracies obtained, and information obtained or developed by surveying and mapping techniques. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050
  • Work Product: the drawings, plans, specifications, plats, reports, and all related calculations and field notes, either hard copy or digital, of the professional surveyor and mapper in responsible charge or made under his/her supervision. See Florida Regulations 5J-17.050