2022 Legislature CS for SB 430
2 An act relating to the Interstate Compact on
3 Educational Opportunity for Military Children;
4 amending s. 1000.39, F.S.; requiring the President of
5 the Senate and the Speaker of the House of
6 Representatives to each appoint one member to the
7 State Council on Interstate Educational Opportunity
8 for Military Children, rather than appoint one member
9 jointly; amending s. 1000.40, F.S.; extending the
10 scheduled repeal of the compact and related
11 provisions; providing an effective date.
13 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
15 Section 1. Subsection (3) of section 1000.39, Florida
16 Statutes, is amended to read:
17 1000.39 State council; Interstate Compact on Educational
18 Opportunity for Military Children.—
19 (3) The council shall consist of the following eight
21 (a) The Commissioner of Education or his or her designee.
22 (b) The superintendent, or his or her designee, for the
23 school district with the highest percentage per capita of
24 military children during the previous school year.
25 (c) Two members appointed by the Commissioner of Education,
26 one of whom shall represent a military installation located
27 within this state and one of whom shall represent the executive
28 branch and possess experience in assisting military families in
29 obtaining educational services for their children. The term of
30 each member appointed under this paragraph shall be for 4 years,
31 except that, in order to provide for staggered terms, the
32 Commissioner of Education shall initially appoint one member to
33 a term of 2 years and one member to a term of 3 years.
34 (d) One member appointed by, and who shall serve at the
35 pleasure of, the President of the Senate and one member
36 appointed by, and who shall serve at the pleasure of, the
37 Speaker of the House of Representatives.
38 (e) The Compact Commissioner and the Military Family
39 Education Liaison designated by the Governor under s. 1000.38,
40 who shall serve as nonvoting, ex officio members of the council.
41 Section 2. Section 1000.40, Florida Statutes, is amended to
43 1000.40 Future repeal of the Interstate Compact on
44 Educational Opportunity for Military Children.—Sections 1000.36,
45 1000.361, 1000.38, and 1000.39 and this section shall stand
46 repealed on July 1, 2025 2022, unless reviewed and saved from
47 repeal through reenactment by the Legislature.
48 Section 3. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.