R. 62-17.021 Definitions
R. 62-17.041 Notice of Intent, Binding Written Agreements
R. 62-17.051 Application for Site Certification
R. 62-17.115 Informational Public Meetings
R. 62-17.121 Local Government Land Use and Zoning Consistency Determination
R. 62-17.135 Coordination of Federally Approved or Delegated Programs with State Certification Application Review Procedures
R. 62-17.141 Certification Hearings – Subject Matter, Procedure, Participants, Stipulations
R. 62-17.191 Postcertification Compliance Review, Monitoring
R. 62-17.205 Postcertification Amendments or Clarifications
R. 62-17.211 Modification of Certification, Criteria-change Modifications, Transfer of Ownership
R. 62-17.281 Newspaper Notice
R. 62-17.293 Fees, Disbursement of Funds, Contracts
R. 62-17.520 Definitions
R. 62-17.535 Notification of Construction of Transmission Lines Not Subject to the Act
R. 62-17.540 Application for Corridor Certification and Precertification Amendments
R. 62-17.543 Alternate Corridor Information
R. 62-17.545 Fees, Disbursement of Funds, Contracts
R. 62-17.590 Agency Reports, Project Analysis
R. 62-17.600 Conditions of Certification
R. 62-17.625 Alternate Corridor Processing
R. 62-17.660 Post-Certification Monitoring and Reporting
R. 62-17.665 Management and Storage of Surface Waters, Activities in Surface Waters and Wetlands, and Water Quality Post-Certification Review
R. 62-17.680 Modification of Certification
R. 62-17.750 Public Noticing Requirements

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 62-17

  • 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.
  • Alternate corridors: means corridors proposed by the applicant in the application that are secondary in preference to its preferred corridor or corridors proposed by parties to the certification proceeding other than the applicant pursuant to the provisions of Florida Statutes § 403. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Confining Unit: means a body of distinctly less permeable material stratigraphically adjacent to one or more aquifers. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Consolidated: means a stratum which is cemented with a binding substance commonly derived from within the deposit containing that stratum. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Construction: means any clearing of land, erection of structures, excavation or other action by the applicant that would alter the physical environment or ecology of a right-of-way for the tranmission line, but does not include those activities essential for surveying, preliminary corridor evaluation, environmental studies, or trimming of vegetation, or activities on the right-of-way not associated with the certified transmission line. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • Consumptive Use Permit: means a permit issued under chapter 40C-2, F. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Contractor: means any person licensed by the Department, or a water management district, in accordance with chapter 62-531, F. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Contractor: means an individual, partnership, corporation, joint venture, professional association, an obligor to a third party beneficiary contract, or any other legal entity, including any associated principals, that has entered into a contract with the District for the performance of work. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • 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.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • District: means the Southwest Florida Water Management District. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Driller: means a person who actually constructs the well. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • EAA Basin: means the entire EAA, which is described in subsection Fla. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Electronic Copies: means documentation submitted by the applicant that is stored on electronic media (for example, compact disc) in a manner suitable for ease of copying and pasting text or graphics into word processing software. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • 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
  • Established: means , when referring to an established right-of-way, a right of use created by purchase, grant, reservation, dedication, condemnation, permit, license, or any other procedure authorized by law. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • 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.
  • Exploratory Well: means any temporarily cased or uncased hole drilled, bored, cored, washed, or jetted, the intended use of which includes obtaining data for engineering or for geophysical or geological exploration, prospecting for minerals or products of mining or quarrying, but not for the purposes of producing, disposing of, or searching for water. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • FDEP Comprehensive Quality Assurance Plan: means an approved Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) plan pursuant to Rule Chapter 62-160, F. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Field Log: means an accurate, written documentation of all construction activities needed to fill out well completion reports. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Filter Pack: means sand or gravel that is uniform, clean, and siliceous. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Gang Well: means a system where two (2) or more water wells are coupled together with a common header or manifold. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Individual Permit: means a single permit issued to any entity, and the owners of all parcels which discharge water tributary to the structures identified in the permit, that is responsible for implementing Best Management Practices and conducting water quality monitoring for all lands specified within the permit. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Inspection Port: means any opening in the well seal or casing wall not less than one-half inch in diameter through which unobstructed access to the inside of the casing can be obtained for measuring water levels. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • 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.
  • Land Practice: means agricultural or other activities conducted on a parcel pursuant to an approved BMP Plan. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Maintenance: means the act of physically maintaining the transmission line including the right-of-way. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • Master Permit: means a single permit issued for the entire Everglades Agricultural Area to a legally responsible entity that provides an opportunity to achieve collective compliance with the provisions of this chapter. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Notice to Defaulting Contractor: means a written notification from the District to a contractor stating that the contractor materially breached a contract with the District for the purposes of this chapter and is being referred to the Governing Board for a determination as to whether the contractor should be placed on the District's Temporary or Permanent Suspension List. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligor: means an entity that has promised or is otherwise legally obligated to perform an act or deed for the benefit of a third party beneficiary. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Packer: means a device placed within the well casing that seals the joint between two pieces of casing, between the casing and screen, between one formation or water bearing strata and another, or between the formation and the casing. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Parcel: means a contiguous land area under single ownership within the Everglades Agricultural Area Basin. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • 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.
  • Postcertification amendments: means documentation that reflects changes in the certified project under the provisions of Florida Statutes § 403. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • Precertification amendments: means documentation submitted by the applicant during the application review period pursuant to Florida Statutes § 403. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • Public Water Supply Well: means a well constructed for the purpose of supplying water to a public water system, as permitted under chapter 62-550 or 62-555 or rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Re-procurement costs: means the total amount of additional expense, which may include administrative costs or attorney's fees, that the District has or will incur in order to obtain substitute goods or services from another contractor to complete the requirements that the contractor failed to perform in accordance with the District contract. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, or the duly authorized designee. See Florida Regulations 62-17.520
  • 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.
  • Structure: means a structural device or hydrologic feature through which water is discharged from a parcel or parcels to a receiving water. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Suspension List: means a list of contractors maintained by the District that are temporarily or permanently suspended from doing business with the District. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Suspension Notice: means a written notification from the District informing a contractor that it has not been suspended from doing business with the District or advising a contractor that it has been placed on the District's Suspension List and is temporarily or permanently suspended from doing business with the District. See Florida Regulations 40D-7.002
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Total Phosphorus: means the amount of phosphorus in an unfiltered sample which has been converted to ortho phosphate by an acid persulfate digestion. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Upper Terminus: means that portion of a well casing ending at land surface or within an approved depth below land surface as described in subsection Fla. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Water Management System: means the collection of devices, improvements or natural systems whereby surface watersare conveyed, controlled, impounded or obstructed. See Florida Regulations 40E-63.102
  • Well Casing: means a pipe installed in a borehole or driven. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Well Completion: means termination of all construction, repair or abandonment activities. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021
  • Well Completion Report: means the form that is incorporated by reference in paragraph Fla. See Florida Regulations 40C-3.021