Florida Senate - 2016                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 1166
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                 Floor: NC/2R          .                                
             03/04/2016 01:08 PM       .                                

       Senator Montford moved the following:
    1         Senate Amendment to Amendment (913116) (with title
    2  amendment)
    4         Between lines 1174 and 1175
    5  insert:
    6         Section 9. Subsection (2) of section 1002.455, Florida
    7  Statutes, is amended to read:
    8         1002.455 Student eligibility for K-12 virtual instruction.—
    9         (2) A student is eligible to participate in and maintain
   10  eligibility for virtual instruction when the student meets one
   11  of the following if:
   12         (a) The student spent the prior school year in attendance
   13  at a public school in the state and was enrolled and reported by
   14  the school district for funding during October and February for
   15  purposes of the Florida Education Finance Program surveys.;
   16         (b) The student is a dependent child of a member of the
   17  United States Armed Forces who was transferred within the last
   18  12 months to this state from another state or from a foreign
   19  country pursuant to a permanent change of station order.;
   20         (c) The student was enrolled during the prior school year
   21  in a virtual instruction program under s. 1002.45 or a full-time
   22  Florida Virtual School program under s. 1002.37(8)(a).;
   23         (d) The student has a sibling who is currently enrolled in
   24  a virtual instruction program and the sibling was enrolled in
   25  that program at the end of the prior school year.;
   26         (e) The student is eligible to enter kindergarten or first
   27  grade.; or
   28         (f) The student is eligible to enter grades 2 through 5 and
   29  is enrolled full-time in a school district virtual instruction
   30  program, virtual charter school, or the Florida Virtual School.
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   33  And the title is amended as follows:
   34         Delete line 2670
   35  and insert:
   36         contract; amending s. 1002.455, F.S.; specifying that
   37         students maintain eligibility for virtual instruction
   38         under certain circumstances; creating s. 1003.3101,
   39         F.S.; requiring each