Florida Senate - 2015 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for SB 1252 Ì138510tÎ138510 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (Stargel) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 1115 - 1119 4 and insert: 5 (6)(a) If the current total upper level, undergraduate 6 full-time equivalent enrollment at a Florida Community College 7 System institution is at or above 10 percent of the 2014-2015 8 combined total lower level and upper level full-time equivalent 9 enrollment at that institution, the total upper level 10 enrollment, as a percentage of the 2014-2015 combined 11 enrollment, may not increase by more than 2 percentage points 12 unless the institution obtains prior legislative approval. 13 (b) If the current total upper level, undergraduate full 14 time equivalent enrollment at a Florida Community College System 15 institution is below 10 percent of the 2014-2015 combined total 16 lower level and upper level full-time equivalent enrollment at 17 that institution, the total upper level enrollment, as a 18 percentage of the 2014-2015 combined enrollment, may not 19 increase by more than 4 percentage points unless the institution 20 obtains prior legislative approval. 21 (c) A Florida Community College System institution may 22 exceed the enrollment threshold specified in this subsection if 23 the institution can demonstrate need that is independently 24 verified by a third-party professional entity and if a state 25 university that offers a similar program is not located in the 26 institution’s regional service area.