(1) The heads of the Department of Transportation, the Department of Environmental
Protection and an additional member appointed by the secretary of the department,
the Department of Education, the Department of Management Services, the Department
of Revenue, the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, each water management district,
and each Department of Transportation district office shall designate a high-level
staff member from within such agency to serve as the economic development liaison
for the agency. This person shall report to the agency head and have general knowledge both of the
state’s permitting and other regulatory functions and of the state’s economic goals,
policies, and programs. This person shall also be the primary point of contact for the agency with the department
on issues and projects important to the economic development of Florida, including
its rural areas, to expedite project review, to ensure a prompt, effective response
to problems arising with regard to permitting and regulatory functions, and to work
closely with the other economic development liaisons to resolve interagency conflicts.
(2) Whenever it is necessary to change the designee, the head of each agency shall
notify the Governor in writing of the person designated as the economic development
liaison for such agency.
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