Florida Senate - 2012 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 98 Barcode 518920 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 1/AD/2R . 01/31/2012 01:14 PM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Siplin moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete everything after the enacting clause 4 and insert: 5 Section 1. (1) A district school board may adopt a policy 6 allowing an inspirational message to be delivered by students at 7 a student assembly. The policy must provide that: 8 (a) Students who are responsible for organizing any 9 student-led portion of a student assembly shall: 10 1. Have sole discretion in determining whether an 11 inspirational message is to be delivered. 12 2. Choose the student volunteers who will deliver an 13 inspirational message. The student volunteers shall be solely 14 responsible for the preparation and content of the inspirational 15 message. 16 (b) School district personnel may not: 17 1. Participate in, or otherwise influence, the 18 determination of whether an inspirational message is to be 19 delivered or select the student volunteers who will deliver the 20 inspirational message. 21 2. Monitor or otherwise review the content of a student 22 volunteer’s inspirational message. 23 (2) The purpose of this section is to provide students with 24 the opportunity for formal or ceremonious observance of an 25 occasion or event. 26 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2012. 27 28 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 29 And the title is amended as follows: 30 Delete everything before the enacting clause 31 and insert: 32 A bill to be entitled 33 An act relating to education; authorizing a district 34 school board to adopt a policy that allows an 35 inspirational message to be delivered by students at a 36 student assembly; providing policy requirements; 37 providing purpose; providing an effective date.