(1) As used in this part, unless the context clearly indicates a different meaning:
(a) “Population” means the latest official state estimate of population certified pursuant to s. 186.901 prior to the beginning of the local government fiscal year.
Terms Used In Florida Statutes 218.60
- 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.
(2) All definitions and provisions of s. 200.001 are applicable to this part.