Chapter 1A-31 Procedures for Conducting Exploration and Salvage of Historic Shipwreck Sites
Chapter 1A-32 Archaeological Research
Chapter 1A-36 Florida Main Street Program
Chapter 1A-37 Mission San Luis Facilities
Chapter 1A-38 Tax Exemptions for Historic Properties
Chapter 1A-39 Historic Preservation Grant Programs
Chapter 1A-40 Administration of Permanent Collections
Chapter 1A-44 Procedures for Reporting and Determining Jurisdiction Over Unmarked Human Burials
Chapter 1A-45 Guidelines for the Public Display of Human Skeletal Remains
Chapter 1A-46 Archaeological and Historical Report Standards and Guidelines
Chapter 1A-48 Florida Historic Marker Program

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Division 1A - Division of Historical Resources

  • Active Local Program: means a local preservation-based downtown revitalization program that has been designated for participation in the Florida Main Street Program pursuant to Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Advisory Committee: means the ad hoc Florida Main Street Advisory Committee established pursuant to Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Applicant: means the entity that:     (a) Makes application for designation to participate in the Florida Main Street Program; and,     (b) That will be responsible for administration of the local Main Street program, should it be designated. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Application: means a formal written request for participation in the Florida Main Street Program that is made on the Florida Main Street Program Application (Form HR4E023R0102, effective 3-12-03), which is incorporated by reference, and copies of which may be obtained from the Bureau of Historic Preservation at the address and telephone number indicated in subsection Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Application Deadline: means the formally announced closing date established annually by the Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State, for submission of applications for participation in the Florida Main Street Program. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Awards Committee: means the ad hoc Florida Main Street Awards Advisory Committee established pursuant to Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Historic Preservation of the Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Contributing property: means a building, site, structure, or object which adds to the historical architectural qualities, historic associations, or archaeological values for which a district is significant because:     (a) It was present during the period of significance of the district, and possesses historic integrity reflecting its character at that time,     (b) Is capable of yielding important information about the period, or     (c) It independently meets the National Register of Historic Places criteria for evaluation set forth in 36 CFR Part 60. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • 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.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Department: means the Florida Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Director: means the Director of the Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Division: means the Division of Historical Resources of the Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Division: means the Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Eligible Application: means an Application that has been:     (a) Submitted by an eligible Applicant as described in Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • 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.
  • Florida Main Street Program: means the statewide preservation-based downtown revitalization assistance program conducted by the Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Historic property: means a building, site, structure, or object which is:     (a) Individually listed in the National Register of Historic Places;     (b) A contributing property in a National Register listed historic district;     (c) Designated as a historic property or landmark under the provisions of a local historic preservation ordinance; or     (d) A contributing property in a historic district designated under the provisions of a local historic preservation ordinance. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Improvements: means changes in the condition of real property brought about by the expenditure of labor or money for the restoration, renovation or rehabilitation of such property. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • 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.
  • Local government: means the board of county commissioners or the governing authority of the municipality that has adopted an ordinance providing for property tax exemption for improvements to historic properties pursuant to section 196. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Local historic preservation office: means a local government agency certified by the Division as qualified to review applications for property tax exemptions pursuant to sections 196. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Local Organization: means the entity meeting the eligibility requirements in Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Local Program: means a local preservation-based downtown revitalization program that has been designated for participation in the Florida Main Street Program pursuant to Rule Fla. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Local Program Area: means the specific geographic area, as delineated in the Application, in which the local Main Street program is or will be conducted. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Main Street Approach: means the comprehensive process developed by the National Main Street Center of the National Trust for Historic Preservation for encouraging downtown revitalization within the context of historic preservation. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Manager: means the professional, full-time employee of the Local Main Street Organization who is responsible for administering the local Main Street program. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • National Register of Historic Places: means the list of historic properties significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering and culture, maintained by the Secretary of the Interior, as established by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (Public Law 89-665; 80 STAT. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Program Coordinator: means the employee of the Bureau of Historic Preservation responsible for planning and conducting the statewide Florida Main Street Program. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • rehabilitation: means the act or process of returning a property to a state of utility through repair or alteration which makes possible an efficient contemporary use while preserving those portions or features of the property which are significant to its historical, architectural, cultural and archaeological values. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Restoration: means the act or process of accurately recovering the form and details of a property and its setting as it appeared at a particular period of time by means of the removal of later work or by the replacement of missing earlier work. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of State of the State of Florida. See Florida Regulations 1A-36.002
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Useable space: means that portion of the space within a building which is available for assignment or rental to an occupant, including every type of space available for use of the occupant. See Florida Regulations 1A-38.002