Florida Senate - 2013 SB 478 By Senator Flores 37-00431A-13 2013478__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to the student assessment program for 3 public schools; amending s. 1008.22, F.S.; requiring 4 each school district to establish and approve testing 5 schedules for district-required assessments and 6 publish the schedules on its website; providing an 7 effective date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Paragraph (d) is added to subsection (8) of 12 section 1008.22, Florida Statutes, to read: 13 1008.22 Student assessment program for public schools.— 14 (8) LOCAL ASSESSMENTS.— 15 (d) Each school district shall establish testing schedules 16 for the administration of any district-required assessment. The 17 district school board shall approve the district testing 18 schedule as an agenda item at a publicly noticed district school 19 board meeting. The school district shall publish the testing 20 schedules on its website, clearly identifying the district 21 required assessments. 22 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2013.