Florida Senate - 2012 CS for SB 1218 By the Committee on Budget Subcommittee on Higher Education Appropriations; and Senator Alexander 605-04229-12 20121218c1 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to South Florida Community College; 3 amending s. 1000.21, F.S.; renaming South Florida 4 Community College as “South Florida State College”; 5 providing a contingent effective date. 6 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 8 9 Section 1. Effective upon the institution receiving 10 accreditation of its baccalaureate degree programs by the 11 Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges 12 and Schools, paragraph (z) of subsection (3) of section 1000.21, 13 Florida Statutes, is amended to read: 14 1000.21 Systemwide definitions.—As used in the Florida K-20 15 Education Code: 16 (3) “Florida College System institution” except as 17 otherwise specifically provided, includes all of the following 18 public postsecondary educational institutions in the Florida 19 College System and any branch campuses, centers, or other 20 affiliates of the institution: 21 (z) South Florida State
CommunityCollege, which serves 22 DeSoto, Hardee, and Highlands Counties. 23 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2012.