Florida Senate - 2016                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. SB 1160
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  02/02/2016           .                                

       The Committee on Education Pre-K - 12 (Detert) recommended the
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Delete everything after the enacting clause
    4  and insert:
    5         Section 1. (1)There is created the Art in the Capitol
    6  Competition, a statewide visual arts competition for students in
    7  grades 6 through 8, to be administered by the Department of
    8  Management Services and the Department of Education.
    9         (2)Each school district shall annually hold an Art in the
   10  Capitol Competition for all public, private, and home education
   11  students in grades 6 through 8. Submissions shall be judged by a
   12  selection committee consisting of art teachers whose students
   13  have not submitted artwork for consideration.
   14         (3)(a)A submission may not violate copyright laws and
   15  must:
   16         1.Be two dimensional.
   17         2.Be no larger than 28 inches wide by 28 inches long by 4
   18  inches thick.
   19         3.Weigh less than 15 pounds.
   20         4.Be original in concept, design, and execution.
   21         (b)Each submission must include the student’s name, grade,
   22  and school of enrollment and the city in which the school is
   23  located.
   24         (4)Each winning submission shall be provided to the
   25  legislator of the legislative district in which the student
   26  resides no later than sixty days prior to the start of each
   27  regular legislative session. The legislator shall provide the
   28  winning submission to the Department of Management Services.
   29         (5)The Department of Management Services shall collect the
   30  winning submissions and arrange to have them displayed in the
   31  Capitol Building during the regular legislative session. Upon
   32  adjournment of the legislative session, the legislator shall
   33  return the winning submission to the student.
   34         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2016.
   36  ================= T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T ================
   37  And the title is amended as follows:
   38         Delete everything before the enacting clause
   39  and insert:
   40                        A bill to be entitled                      
   41         An act relating to the Art in the Capitol Competition;
   42         creating the Art in the Capitol Competition for
   43         students in specified grades; specifying procedures
   44         for student participation, notification, and the
   45         selection and display of winning submissions;
   46         providing an effective date.