Legislature

Tallahassee, FL
June 2016
Cost $, both youth and adults

Senior 4-H’ers come develop your skills to debate, analyze legislation and speak  publically all while making new friends and having a whole lot of fun.  At this civic education event, you can sponsor a bill, amend, or lobby it, then debate the issues on the Capitol house and senate floors with your friends.  To apply for a position as State Representative, Lobbyist, or Reporter check with your county’s 4-H Extension office. Legislature is open to Senior 4-H’ers ages 14 to 18 as of September 1 of the current 4-H year.

Registration

Registration will be available through your local county 4-H office. Please use the forms below to submit registrations to the county by the COUNTY DEADLINE. (County agents will be sent further information on how to submit registrations online.)

  • Youth Registration (coming soon)

  • Adult Registration )(coming soon)

Florida 4-H Participation Form must be on file in the State Events office for all participants by June 1. A copy of the Participation Form should also be with the participant when traveling to Legislature.

Agent Responsibility Form (pdf) should be in the Events Office by June 1 for the agent in charge of each county.

 

Preparing for Legislature

Legislature Manual 1 (coming soon) – Provides procedures and guidelines for the Florida 4-H Legislature program.

Legislature Manual 2 (coming soon)
– Provides bills that will be used for the Florida 4-H Legislature program.

Flyer

Promotional Toolkit

Lobby Groups & Bill Designations (coming soon)

Pro Con Statements (coming soon)

Sources of Information for Bill Research

4-H Legislature Banquet – sponsored by Florida Farm Bureau!

Program Questions:

Tracy Tesdall
Debbie Nistler