Florida Senate - 2011                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for CS for SB 2086
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                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                   Comm: RE            .                                
                  04/28/2011           .                                

       The Committee on Budget (Gaetz) recommended the following:
    1         Senate Amendment to Amendment (480914) (with title
    2  amendment)
    4         Between lines 2202 and 2203
    5  insert:
    6         Section 49. Paragraph (b) of subsection (4) of section
    7  105.031, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
    8         105.031 Qualification; filing fee; candidate’s oath; items
    9  required to be filed.—
   10         (4) CANDIDATE’S OATH.—
   11         (b) All candidates for judicial office shall subscribe to
   12  an oath or affirmation in writing to be filed with the
   13  appropriate qualifying officer upon qualifying. A printed copy
   14  of the oath or affirmation shall be furnished to the candidate
   15  by the qualifying officer and shall be in substantially the
   16  following form:
   18  State of Florida
   19  County of ....
   20         Before me, an officer authorized to administer oaths,
   21  personally appeared ...(please print name as you wish it to
   22  appear on the ballot)..., to me well known, who, being sworn,
   23  says he or she: is a candidate for the judicial office of ....;
   24  that his or her legal residence is .... County, Florida; that he
   25  or she is a qualified elector of the state and of the
   26  territorial jurisdiction of the court to which he or she seeks
   27  election; that he or she is qualified under the constitution and
   28  laws of Florida to hold the judicial office to which he or she
   29  desires to be elected or in which he or she desires to be
   30  retained; that he or she has taken the oath required by ss.
   31  876.05-876.10, Florida Statutes; that he or she has qualified
   32  for no other public office in the state, the term of which
   33  office or any part thereof runs concurrent to the office he or
   34  she seeks; and that he or she has resigned from any office which
   35  he or she is required to resign pursuant to s. 99.012, Florida
   36  Statutes; and that he or she will support the Constitution of
   37  the United States and the Constitution of the State of Florida.
   39                                    ...(Signature of candidate)...
   40                                                   ...(Address)...
   42  Sworn to and subscribed before me this .... day of ....,
   43  ...(year)..., at .... County, Florida.
   45  ...(Signature and title of officer administering oath)...
   48  ================= T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T ================
   49         And the title is amended as follows:
   50         Delete line 4001
   51  and insert:
   52         reconciled; amending s. 105.031, F.S.; revising the
   53         oath for candidates for judicial office; amending s.
   54         106.011, F.S.; revising the