R. 61H1-28.0011 Examinations
R. 61H1-28.0052 Number of Sittings, and Granting of Credit, Release of Grades and Completion of Examination, Transition Rules
R. 61H1-28.0061 Examination Credit from Other States

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 61H1-28 - Examinations

  • Act: means the Florida Greenways and Trails Act, Florida Statutes Chapter 260     (2) "Council" means the Florida Greenways and Trails Council described in Florida Statutes § 260. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Department: means the Department of Environmental Protection. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Designation Agreement: means a binding written contract between the Office of Greenways and Trails, on behalf of the Department, and the owner of lands upon or over which a designated greenway or trail is located (or will be located), providing the terms and conditions upon which the owner agrees to have his, her or its lands or waterways designated as part of the Florida Greenways and Trails System. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • 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.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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.
  • Implementation Plan: means the five-year implementation plan entitled "Connecting Florida's Communities with Greenways and Trails" prepared by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Florida Greenways Coordinating Council and dated September 1998. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • 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
  • Less-than-fee acquisition: means the purchase of an interest in property that is less than the entire fee simple estate (which is one in which the owner is entitled to the entire property with the unconditional power of disposition during the owner's life and which will descend to his or her heirs and legal representatives upon the owner's death intestate). See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Management plan: means a written document that describes the management goals for a project; conditions that will affect the intensity of management; an estimate of the revenue-generating potential of the project, if applicable; a description of potential multiple-use activities as described in Sections 259. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Managing entity: means the agency, governmental entity, corporation, organization or other authority that has undertaken and is responsible for the day-to-day operation, protection, maintenance and stewardship of a specified greenway or trail, or network of greenways or trails, under a management plan or designation agreement with the holder of the ownership, proprietorship, or other beneficial interest in the property upon or over which the greenway or trail segment is located. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • OGT: means the Office of Greenways and Trails of the Department. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • owner: means the legal and equitable owner(s) of fee simple title in and to real property. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • 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.
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, partnership, firm, association, joint venture, estate, trust, business trust, syndicate, fiduciary, commission, county, municipality or political subdivision of a state, any interstate body, the federal government or any subdivision thereof and all other groups or combinations, whether public or private. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Planned project corridor: means the proposed path of a greenway or trail described in an Application for Acquisition of Land and comprised exclusively of those parcels of real property for which Willing Owner Certificates have been executed for 80 percent of the parcels and submitted with the Application. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Project: means a discrete and identifiable plan or undertaking which describes in detail the acquisition, development, designation, use or management of certain lands or waterways within the Florida Greenways and Trails System. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Project boundary: means a conceptual outline or drawing that depicts the maximum physical boundaries for a proposed greenway or trail. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Proposal: means the application and supporting documentation submitted to OGT for consideration in one or more of the procedures established by this chapter for the evaluation, selection, acquisition, designation, use or management of lands or waterways within the Florida Greenways and Trails System. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Public Conservation or Recreation Lands or Waterways: means lands or waterways owned by a national, state, regional or local governmental entity. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Recreational Prioritization Maps: means the opportunity maps contained in the document titled Prioritization of Recreational Trail Opportunities for the State of Florida developed by OGT in coordination with the University of Florida, and approved by the Council on May 18, 2002, that rank the opportunity segments shown on the Implementation Plan maps as high, medium, or low priority, based upon criteria approved by the Council. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • Sponsor: means the person, organization, coalition or government agency (or any combination thereof) that submits to OGT an application for OGT's acquisition or designation of lands or waterways as components of the Florida Greenways and Trails System, with the intent of being responsible for the planning, establishment, development, maintenance and/or management of the proposed project. See Florida Regulations 62S-1.100
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.