Florida Senate - 2018 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 844 Ì495428DÎ495428 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House Comm: RCS . 02/06/2018 . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Education (Bean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subsection (2) of section 6 1009.286, Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 7 1009.286 Additional student payment for hours exceeding 8 baccalaureate degree program completion requirements at state 9 universities.— 10 (2) State universities shall require a student to pay an 11 excess hour surcharge for each credit hour in excess of the 12 number of credit hours required to complete the baccalaureate 13 degree program in which the student is enrolled. The excess hour 14 surcharge shall become effective for students who enter a state 15 university for the first time and maintain continuous enrollment 16 as follows: 17 (c) For the 2012-2013 academic year and thereafter, an 18 excess hour surcharge equal to 100 percent of the tuition rate 19 for each credit hour in excess of 110 percent. Notwithstanding 20 the requirements of this subsection, the state university shall 21 refund the excess hour surcharge assessed pursuant to this 22 paragraph, for up to 12 credit hours, to any first-time-in 23 college student who completes a baccalaureate degree program 24 within 4 years after initial enrollment in a state university. 25 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2018. 26 27 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 28 And the title is amended as follows: 29 Delete everything before the enacting clause 30 and insert: 31 A bill to be entitled 32 An act relating to excess credit hour surcharges; 33 amending s. 1009.286, F.S.; requiring a state 34 university to return up to a specified amount of 35 assessed excess credit hour surcharges to first-time 36 in-college students who meet certain requirements; 37 providing an effective date.