Florida Senate - 2013 CS for SB 86 By the Committee on Education; and Senators Flores and Benacquisto 581-01707-13 201386c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to the distribution of materials 3 harmful to minors; amending s. 847.012, F.S.; 4 prohibiting an adult from knowingly distributing to a 5 minor or posting on school property certain specified 6 materials harmful to minors; providing that it is a 7 third-degree felony for any person to knowingly 8 distribute to a minor or post on school property 9 certain materials harmful to minors; defining the term 10 “school property”; providing an exception; providing 11 an effective date. 12 13 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 14 15 Section 1. Present subsections (5) through (9) of section 16 847.012, Florida Statutes, are renumbered as subsections (6) 17 through (10), respectively, and a new subsection (5) is added to 18 that section, to read: 19 847.012 Harmful materials; sale or distribution to minors 20 or using minors in production prohibited; penalty.— 21 (5) An adult may not knowingly distribute to a minor on 22 school property, or post on school property, any material 23 described in subsection (3). As used in this subsection, the 24 term “school property” means the grounds or facility of any 25 kindergarten, elementary school, middle school, junior high 26 school, or secondary school, whether public or nonpublic. This 27 subsection does not apply to the distribution or posting of 28 instructional materials that by design serve as a major tool for 29 assisting in the instruction of a subject or course by school 30 officers, instructional personnel, administrative personnel, 31 school volunteers, educational support employees, or managers as 32 those terms are defined in s. 1012.01. 33 Section 2. This act shall take effect October 1, 2013.