Florida Senate - 2014 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 1528 Ì555700vÎ555700 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: OO . 04/11/2014 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with directory and title amendments) 2 3 Between lines 92 and 93 4 insert: 5 (21) PUBLIC INFORMATION ON CHARTER SCHOOLS.— 6 (a) The Department of Education shall provide information 7 to the public, directly and through sponsors, on how to form and 8 operate a charter school and how to enroll in a charter school 9 once it is created. This information shall include a model 10 application form, model
standardcharter contract, standard 11 evaluation instrument, and model standardcharter renewal 12 contract, which shall include the information specified in 13 subsection (7) and shall be developed by consulting and 14 negotiating with both school districts and charter schools 15 before implementation. The charter and charter renewal contracts 16 may shallbe used by charter school sponsors. 17 (27) RULEMAKING.—The Department of Education, after 18 consultation with school districts and charter school directors, 19 shall recommend that the State Board of Education adopt rules to 20 implement specific subsections of this section. Such rules shall 21 require minimum paperwork and shall not limit charter school 22 flexibility authorized by statute. The State Board of Education 23 shall adopt rules, pursuant to ss. 120.536(1) and 120.54, to 24 implement a charter model application form, standard evaluation 25 instrument, and model standardcharter and model charter renewal 26 contracts in accordance with this section. 27 28 ====== D I R E C T O R Y C L A U S E A M E N D M E N T ====== 29 And the directory clause is amended as follows: 30 Delete lines 17 - 19 31 and insert: 32 Section 1. Paragraph (h) of subsection (6), paragraph (g) 33 of subsection (10), paragraph (a) of subsection (21), and 34 subsection (27) of section 1002.33, Florida Statutes, are 35 amended, to read: 36 37 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 38 And the title is amended as follows: 39 Delete line 13 40 and insert: 41 student conduct; updating references to standard 42 charter and charter renewal contracts to model charter 43 and model charter renewal contracts, respectively; 44 authorizing a charter school sponsor to use the model 45 charter and charter renewal contracts; providing an 46 effective date.