Terms Used In Florida Statutes 633.404
- Division: means the Division of State Fire Marshal within the Department of Financial Services. See Florida Statutes 633.102
- Fire service provider: means a municipality or county, the state, the division, or any political subdivision of the state, including authorities and special districts, that employs firefighters or uses volunteer firefighters to provide fire extinguishment or fire prevention services for the protection of life and property. See Florida Statutes 633.102
Nothing herein shall be construed to preclude a fire service provider from establishing qualifications and standards for hiring, training, or promoting firefighters that exceed the minimum set by the division.