§ 216.011 Definitions
§ 216.0111 State agency contracts; required information to be provided to Department of Financial Services
§ 216.0113 Preferred pricing clauses in state contracts; compliance required
§ 216.012 Long-range financial outlook
§ 216.013 Long-range program plan
§ 216.015 Capital facilities planning and budgeting process
§ 216.0152 Inventory of state-owned facilities or state-occupied facilities
§ 216.0153 Comprehensive state-owned real property system
§ 216.0158 Assessment of facility needs
§ 216.016 Evaluation of plans; determination of financing method
§ 216.023 Legislative budget requests to be furnished to Legislature by agencies
§ 216.0236 Agency fees for regulatory services or oversight; criteria
§ 216.031 Target budget request
§ 216.043 Budgets for fixed capital outlay
§ 216.044 Budget evaluation by Department of Management Services
§ 216.0442 Truth in bonding; definitions; summary of state debt; statement of proposed financing; truth-in-bonding statement
§ 216.052 Community budget requests; appropriations
§ 216.053 Summary information in the General Appropriations Act; construction of such information
§ 216.065 Fiscal impact statements on actions affecting the budget
§ 216.071 Reports of Legislature
§ 216.081 Data on legislative and judicial branch expenses
§ 216.102 Filing of financial information; handling by Chief Financial Officer; penalty for noncompliance
§ 216.103 Agencies receiving federal funds; designation of coordinating official; duties
§ 216.121 Information to be furnished to the Executive Office of the Governor
§ 216.131 Public hearings on legislative budgets
§ 216.133 Definitions; ss. 216.133-216.138
§ 216.134 Consensus estimating conferences; general provisions
§ 216.135 Use of official information by state agencies and the judicial branch
§ 216.136 Consensus estimating conferences; duties and principals
§ 216.1366 Contract terms
§ 216.137 Sessions of consensus estimating conferences; workpapers
§ 216.138 Authority to request additional analysis of legislative proposals
§ 216.141 Budget system procedures; planning and programming by state agencies
§ 216.151 Duties of the Executive Office of the Governor
§ 216.162 Governor’s recommended budget to be furnished Legislature; copies to members.
§ 216.163 Governor’s recommended budget; form and content; declaration of collective bargaining impasses.
§ 216.164 Governor’s recommended budget; supporting information.
§ 216.165 Governor’s recommended revenues.
§ 216.166 Governor’s recommended revenues; supporting information.
§ 216.167 Governor’s recommendations.
§ 216.168 Governor’s amended revenue or budget recommendations; optional and mandatory.
§ 216.172 Meetings of legislative appropriations committees
§ 216.176 Truth in budgeting
§ 216.177 Appropriations acts, statement of intent, violation, notice, review and objection procedures
§ 216.178 General Appropriations Act; format; procedure
§ 216.179 Reinstatement of vetoed appropriations by administrative means prohibited
§ 216.181 Approved budgets for operations and fixed capital outlay
§ 216.1811 Approved operating budgets and appropriations for the legislative branch
§ 216.1815 Agency incentive and savings program
§ 216.182 Approval of fixed capital outlay program plan
§ 216.1826 Activity-based planning and budgeting
§ 216.1827 Requirements for performance measures and standards
§ 216.192 Release of appropriations; revision of budgets
§ 216.195 Impoundment of funds; restricted
§ 216.201 Services of Executive Office of the Governor to be available to Legislature
§ 216.212 Budgets for federal funds; restrictions on expenditure of federal funds
§ 216.216 Court settlement funds negotiated by the state
§ 216.221 Appropriations as maximum appropriations; adjustment of budgets to avoid or eliminate deficits
§ 216.222 Budget Stabilization Fund; criteria for withdrawing moneys
§ 216.231 Release of certain classified appropriations
§ 216.241 Initiation or commencement of new programs; approval; expenditure of certain revenues
§ 216.251 Salary appropriations; limitations
§ 216.262 Authorized positions
§ 216.271 Revolving funds
§ 216.272 Working Capital Trust Funds
§ 216.273 Administered Funds Trust Fund
§ 216.275 Clearing accounts
§ 216.292 Appropriations nontransferable; exceptions
§ 216.301 Appropriations; undisbursed balances
§ 216.311 Unauthorized contracts in excess of appropriations; penalty
§ 216.313 Contract appropriation; requirements
§ 216.321 Construction of chapter 216 as unauthorized expenditures and disbursements
§ 216.345 Professional or other organization membership dues; payment
§ 216.347 Disbursement of grants and aids appropriations for lobbying prohibited
§ 216.3475 Maximum rate of payment for services funded under General Appropriations Act or awarded on a noncompetitive basis
§ 216.348 Fixed capital outlay grants and aids appropriations to certain nonprofit entities
§ 216.351 Subsequent inconsistent laws

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 216 - Planning and Budgeting

  • Abandoned water well: means a well the use of which has been permanently discontinued. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Balanced budget: A budget in which receipts equal outlays.
  • 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.
  • Budget authority: Authority provided by law to enter into obligations that will result in outlays of Federal funds. Budget authority may be classified by the period of availability (one-year, multiyear, no-year), by the timing of congressional action (current or permanent), or by the manner of determining the amount available (definite or indefinite).
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conference committee: A temporary, ad hoc panel composed of conferees from both chamber of a legislature which is formed for the purpose of reconciling differences in legislation that has passed both chambers. Conference committees are usually convened to resolve bicameral differences on major and controversial legislation.
  • Construction of water wells: means all parts necessary to obtain groundwater by wells, including the location and excavation of the well, but excluding the installation of pumps and pumping equipment. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Department: means the Department of Environmental Protection. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • 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
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • impact offset: means the use of reclaimed water to reduce or eliminate a harmful impact that has occurred or would otherwise occur as a result of other surface water or groundwater withdrawals. See Florida Statutes 373.250
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • 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
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • minor: includes any person who has not attained the age of 18 years. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • natural barrier: when used with reference to the possession of real estate includes any cliff, river, sea, gulf, lake, slough, marsh, swamp, bay, lagoon, creek, saw grass area, or the like. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • 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.
  • Office of Economic and Demographic Research: means an entity designated by joint rule of the Legislature or by agreement between the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability: means an entity designated by joint rule of the Legislature or by agreement between the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • 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: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • political subdivision: include counties, cities, towns, villages, special tax school districts, special road and bridge districts, bridge districts, and all other districts in this state. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Political subdivision: means a city, town, county, district, or other public body created by or pursuant to state law, or any combination thereof acting cooperatively or jointly. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.
  • 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.
  • Repair: means any action which involves the physical alteration or replacement of any part of a well, but does not include the alteration or replacement of any portion of a well which is above ground surface. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.
  • Water well contractor: means a person who is responsible for the construction, repair, or abandonment of a water well and who is licensed under this part to engage in the business of construction, repair, or abandonment of water wells. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Well: means any excavation that is drilled, cored, bored, washed, driven, dug, jetted, or otherwise constructed when the intended use of such excavation is for the location, acquisition, development, or artificial recharge of groundwater, but such term does not include any well for the purpose of obtaining or prospecting for oil, natural gas, minerals, or products of mining or quarrying; for inserting media to dispose of oil brines or to repressure oil-bearing or natural gas-bearing formation; for storing petroleum, natural gas, or other products; or for temporary dewatering of subsurface formations for mining, quarrying, or construction purposes. See Florida Statutes 373.303
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 1.01