§ 403.501 Short title
§ 403.502 Legislative intent
§ 403.503 Definitions relating to Florida Electrical Power Plant Siting Act
§ 403.504 Department of Environmental Protection; powers and duties enumerated
§ 403.5055 Application for permits pursuant to s. 403.0885
§ 403.506 Applicability, thresholds, and certification
§ 403.5063 Notice of intent to file application
§ 403.5064 Application; schedules
§ 403.5065 Appointment of administrative law judge; powers and duties
§ 403.5066 Determination of completeness
§ 403.50663 Informational public meetings
§ 403.50665 Land use consistency
§ 403.507 Preliminary statements of issues, reports, project analyses, and studies
§ 403.508 Land use and certification hearings, parties, participants
§ 403.509 Final disposition of application
§ 403.5095 Alteration of time limits
§ 403.510 Superseded laws, regulations, and certification power
§ 403.511 Effect of certification
§ 403.5112 Filing of notice of certified corridor route
§ 403.5113 Postcertification amendments and review
§ 403.5115 Public notice
§ 403.5116 County and municipal authority unaffected by ch. 75-22
§ 403.512 Revocation or suspension of certification
§ 403.513 Review
§ 403.514 Enforcement of compliance
§ 403.515 Availability of information
§ 403.516 Modification of certification
§ 403.517 Supplemental applications for sites certified for ultimate site capacity
§ 403.5175 Existing electrical power plant site certification
§ 403.518 Fees; disposition
§ 403.5185 Law applicable to applications processed under ss. 403.501-403.518
§ 403.519 Exclusive forum for determination of need
§ 403.52 Short title
§ 403.521 Legislative intent
§ 403.522 Definitions relating to the Florida Electric Transmission Line Siting Act
§ 403.523 Department of Environmental Protection; powers and duties
§ 403.524 Applicability; certification; exemptions
§ 403.525 Administrative law judge; appointment; powers and duties
§ 403.5251 Application; schedules
§ 403.5252 Determination of completeness
§ 403.526 Preliminary statements of issues, reports, and project analyses; studies
§ 403.527 Certification hearing, parties, participants
§ 403.5271 Alternate corridors
§ 403.5272 Informational public meetings
§ 403.5275 Amendment to the application
§ 403.528 Alteration of time limits
§ 403.529 Final disposition of application
§ 403.531 Effect of certification
§ 403.5312 Filing of notice of certified corridor route
§ 403.5315 Modification of certification
§ 403.5317 Postcertification activities
§ 403.532 Revocation or suspension of certification
§ 403.533 Enforcement of compliance
§ 403.536 Superseded laws, regulations, and certification power
§ 403.5363 Public notices; requirements
§ 403.5365 Fees; disposition
§ 403.537 Determination of need for transmission line; powers and duties
§ 403.539 Certification admissible in eminent domain proceedings; attorney’s fees and costs

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 403 > Part II - Electrical Power Plant and Transmission Line Siting

  • 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.
  • agent: means a person charged by the entity with the responsibility of navigating and operating the personal delivery device. See Florida Statutes 316.003
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Autonomous vehicle: means any vehicle equipped with an automated driving system. See Florida Statutes 316.003
  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • 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.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Environmental Protection. See Florida Statutes 403.281
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • 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.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • minor: includes any person who has not attained the age of 18 years. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • nighttime: means at any other hour. See Florida Statutes 316.003
  • 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.
  • Person: includes any public or private corporation. See Florida Statutes 403.281
  • Person: means any individual, firm, company, agency, organization, partnership, corporation, association, trust, or other business entity of any kind whatsoever. See Florida Statutes 316.193
  • 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
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • roadway: refers to any such roadway separately, but not to all such roadways collectively. See Florida Statutes 316.003
  • school: includes all preelementary, elementary, secondary, and postsecondary schools. See Florida Statutes 316.003
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • 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