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HB 5101: Education Funding

GENERAL BILL by Education Appropriations Subcommittee ; Fresen

Education Funding; Requiring deposit of a certain amount of funds into a separate account within the Public Education Capital Outlay and Debt Service Trust Fund; requiring the Office of Technology and Information Services in the Department of Education to develop a plan for establishing digital classrooms; providing that charter schools are entitled to the Florida digital classrooms allocation; providing for the transfer of the Florida Virtual Campus resources, agreements, and contracts to the University of West Florida; creating the Florida National Merit Scholar Incentive Program, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2014
Last Action: 6/2/2014 - Chapter No. 2014-56, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2014-51)
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
3/19/2014 House • Filed
• Referred to Appropriations Committee -HJ 324
• Introduced -HJ 302
3/24/2014 House • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 03/26/14, 1:00 pm, Webster Hall
3/26/2014 House • Favorable by- Appropriations Committee; YEAS 24 NAYS 1 -HJ 388
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 388
3/28/2014 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/02/14
4/2/2014 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 433
• Amendment(s) adopted (686071) -HJ 434
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/3/2014 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 446
• Passed as amended; YEAS 112 NAYS 5 -HJ 447
• Immediately certified -HJ 452
• Requests that the Senate pass the bill as passed by the House or agree to include the bill in the Budget Conference -HJ 452
4/3/2014 Senate • In Messages
• Received -SJ 417
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 417
• Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 417
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 417
• Substituted for SB 852 -SJ 418
• Read 2nd time -SJ 418
• Amendment(s) adopted (324342) -SJ 418
• Read 3rd time -SJ 428
• Passed as amended; YEAS 35 NAYS 0 -SJ 428
• The Senate having refused to pass the bill as passed by the House, acceded to the request for a conference -SJ 428
• Immediately certified -SJ 428
4/3/2014 House • In returning messages
4/21/2014 House • Conference Committee appointed: Representatives Fresen (Chair), Adkins, Ahern, Fitzenhagen, Nunez, Perry, Raburn, Stone, Clarke-Reed, Castor Dentel, Reed, Taylor, Baxley (At Large), Coley (At Large), Gonzalez (At Large), Holder (At Large), O'Toole (At Large), Schenck (At Large), Workman (At Large), Young (At Large), Gibbons (At Large), Rouson (At Large), Thurston (At Large), Waldman (At Large), Williams, A. (At Large), Jones, M. (At Large) -HJ 555, 575
4/21/2014 Senate • Conference Committee appointed: Appropriations Conference Committee: Negron (Chair), Benacquisto (Vice Chair), Gardiner (At Large), Joyner (At Large), Margolis (At Large), Richter (At Large), Smith (At Large), Thrasher (At Large); Appropriations Conference Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice: Bradley (Chair), Altman, Clemens, Diaz de la Portilla, Evers, Joyner; Appropriations Conference Committee on Education: Galvano (Chair), Abruzzo, Bullard, Detert, Legg, Montford, Sachs, Simmons, Thrasher; Appropriations Conference Committee on General Government: Hays (Chair), Brandes, Braynon, Dean, Simpson, Soto, Stargel; Appropriations Conference Committee on Health and Human Services: Grimsley (Chair), Bean, Flores, Garcia, Gibson, Sobel; Appropriations Conference Committee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development: Gardiner (Chair), Hukill, Latvala, Lee, Margolis, Ring, Thompson -SJ 430
5/2/2014 House • Conference Committee Report considered -HJ 1068
• Conference Committee Report adopted (583651) -HJ 1078
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 107 NAYS 8 -HJ 1079
5/2/2014 Senate • In returning messages
• Conference Committee Report received -SJ 1377
• Conference Committee Report adopted (583651) -SJ 1389
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 39 NAYS 1 -SJ 1389
5/2/2014 House • Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1324
5/20/2014 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/2/2014 • Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2014-56, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2014-51)