ACR Electronics is donating 20 personal locator beacons to the Boy Scouts of America Sea Scout program.
McMurdo said it was awarded a $3 million contract to supply as many as 16,000 FastFind 220 personal locator beacons.
The Sea Tow Foundation said it launched a new emergency beacon rental program.
The House and Senate passed the bill in unanimous votes and Gov. Rick Scott is expected to sign it.