Florida Senate - 2016                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. PCS (814970) for SB 350
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  02/04/2016           .                                

       The Committee on Appropriations (Ring) recommended the
    1         Senate Amendment (with directory and title amendments)
    3         Between lines 13 and 14
    4  insert:
    5         (1)(a) Purchases and leases by school districts and Florida
    6  College System institutions shall comply with the requirements
    7  of law and rules of the State Board of Education.
    8         (b) Before purchasing nonacademic commodities and
    9  contractual services, each district school board and Florida
   10  College System institution board of trustees shall review the
   11  purchasing agreements and state term contracts available under
   12  s. 287.056 to determine whether it is in the school board’s or
   13  the board of trustees’ economic advantage to use the agreements
   14  and contracts. Each bid specification for nonacademic
   15  commodities and contractual services must include a statement
   16  indicating that the purchasing agreements and state term
   17  contracts available under s. 287.056 have been reviewed. Each
   18  district school board may also use the cooperative state
   19  purchasing programs managed through the regional consortiums
   20  service organizations pursuant to their authority under s.
   21  1001.451(3).
   22         (c)(b) Purchases and leases by state universities shall
   23  comply with the requirements of law and regulations of the Board
   24  of Governors.
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   27  And the directory clause is amended as follows:
   28         Delete lines 11 - 12
   29  and insert:
   30         Section 1. Subsections (1) and (2) of section 1010.04,
   31  Florida Statutes, are amended to read:
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   34  And the title is amended as follows:
   35         Between lines 3 and 4
   36  insert:
   37         requiring each district school board and Florida
   38         College System institution board of trustees to review
   39         certain agreements and contracts before purchasing
   40         nonacademic commodities and contractual services under
   41         certain circumstances to determine whether the use of
   42         the agreements and contracts is economically
   43         advantageous; requiring that bid specifications
   44         include a specified statement; authorizing each
   45         district school board to also use specified
   46         cooperative state purchasing programs;