CHAPTER 2005-298


House Bill No. 733


An act relating to the Immokalee Water and Sewer District, Collier County; amending chapter 98-495, Laws of Florida; revising district boundaries; raising the threshold requiring disbursement of district funds to be by signed warrant or check; providing an effective date.


Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:

Section 1. Section 2 of section 2 of chapter 98-495, Laws of Florida, is amended to read:

Section 2. Boundaries.—There is hereby created in Collier County a spe- cial taxing district to be known as Immokalee Water and Sewer District. The district will include all that portion of Immokalee in said county described as follows:

Sections 1 through 36 of Township 46 South, Range 28 East; together with Sections 1 through 6 of Township 47 South, Range 28 East; together with Sections 1 through 36 of Township 46 South, Range 29 East; to- gether with Sections 1 through 12, Sections 15 through 21 and that part of Section 13 lying Northeasterly of a diagonal line from the Northwest Corner to the Southeast Corner of said Section 13, Township 47 South, Range 29 East; together with Sections 6, 7, 18, 19, 30 and 31 of Township 46 South, Range 30 East; together with Sections 6, 7, 18, and that part of Section 19 lying Northeasterly of a diagonal line from the Northwest corner to the Southeast corner of said Section 19, Township 47 South, Range 30 East. All the lands described being in Collier County, Florida.

The North 300 feet of Section 1, Township 47 South, Range 28 East; and all the lands in Sections 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, and 35, in Township 46 South, Range 29 East; together with all lands in Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, and 16 in Township 47 South, Range 29 East; together with all the lands in Sections 25, 35 and 36, Township 46 South, Range 28 East, and Section 6 in Township 47 South, Range 30 East. All the lands described being in Collier County, Florida.

Section 2. Section 7 of section 2 of chapter 98-495, Laws of Florida, is amended to read:

Section 7. Funds.—No funds of the district shall be used for any purpose other than the administration of the affairs and business of the district, the construction, care, maintenance, upkeep, operation, and repair of sewers and sewer and water systems in the district, as the board may determine to be for the best interest of the district and the inhabitants thereof. All disbursements of the funds of the district over the sum of $5,000 $1,500 shall be made pursuant to warrants or checks signed by the chair or vice chair and countersigned by the treasurer or the secretary of the board.

Section 3. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.

Ch. 2005-298 LAWS OF FLORIDA Ch. 2005-298

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Approved by the Governor June 1, 2005.

Filed in Office Secretary of State June 1, 2005.