3 A bill to be entitled
4 An act relating to flood control; creating section 378.163,
5 Florida Statutes, to authorize the payment of rewards for
6 information concerning unlawful acts on water manage-
7 ment district properties or works; providing an effective date.
8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
9 Section 1. Section 378.163, Florida Statutes, is created to read:
10 378.163 Unlawful damage to district property or works; penalty.--
I1 The governing board of the district shall have the power and is authorized
12 to offer and pay rewards of up to two thousand five hundred dollars ($2,500)
13' to any person furnishing information leading to the arrest and conviction of
: -j 14 any person who has committed an unlawful act or acts upon the rights-of-way
15 land or land interests of the district, or has destroyed or damaged district
16 properties or works.
17 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.
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