Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - April 25, 2017
REVISED April 25, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #43

Florida Unclaimed Property Database


Contact and/or Presenter Information

James W. Jacobs
Southwest Florida Regional Manager
Department of Financial Services; Office of Program Management

Action Requested


Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

Florida's Chief Financial Officer holds unclaimed property accounts valued at more than $1 billion, mostly from dormant accounts in financial institutions, insurance and utility companies, securities and trust holdings.

In addition to money and securities, unclaimed property includes tangible property such as watches, jewelry, coins, currency, stamps, historical items, and other miscellaneous articles from abandoned safe deposit boxes.

James W. Jacobs, Southwest Florida Regional Manager for the Florida Department of Financial Services - Office of Program Management requested to make a brief presentation to the Board on the State Unclaimed Property program.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  UNCLAIMED PROP BROCHURE_2016.pdf