Florida Senate - 2014 SB 1394 By Senator Legg 17-00831A-14 20141394__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to education; amending s. 1003.4285, 3 F.S.; revising the requirements to earn a Merit 4 designation on a standard high school diploma; 5 providing an effective date. 6 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 8 9 Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of section 10 1003.4285, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 11 1003.4285 Standard high school diploma designations.— 12 (1) Each standard high school diploma shall include, as 13 applicable, the following designations if the student meets the 14 criteria set forth for the designation: 15 (b) Merit designation.—In addition to the requirements of 16 ss. 1003.428 and 1003.4282, as applicable, in order to earn the 17 Merit designation, a student must attain two
oneor more 18 industry certifications from the list established under s. 19 1003.492. 20 Section 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.