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Performance Audit of Submerged Lands Program Administered by the Department of Environmental Protection , Report No. 12295, May 1994

  • The fees charged for processing lease applications are not sufficient to cover costs.
  • The Department's enforcement efforts do not result in bringing violators into compliance in a timely manner. The Department has resolved less than 25% of the violations that occurred between April 1990 and April 1993.

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 01-07 Justification Review: State Lands Program Florida Department of Environmental Protection, published in February 2001.
  • Report No. 96-25 Follow-up Report on the Division of State Lands of the Department of Environmental Protection, published in December 1996.

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