FL S0298 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Creating the "Florida Rural Jobs and Business Recovery Act"; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to accept applications for approval as growth funds in a specified manner; prohibiting the department from approving more than a certain amount of investment authority or investor contributions; requiring the department to certify approved applications, etc.

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2019-05-03SenateDied in Appropriations
2019-05-03SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-04-09SenateCS by Finance and Tax read 1st time
2019-04-05SenateNow in Appropriations
2019-04-05SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2019-04-04SenateCS by Finance and Tax; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2019-04-01SenateOn Committee agenda-- Finance and Tax, 04/04/19, 12:30 pm, 401 Senate Building
2019-02-12SenateNow in Finance and Tax
2019-02-11SenateFavorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 3 NAYS 0
2019-02-04SenateOn Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 02/11/19, 2:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2019-01-25SenateReferred to Commerce and Tourism; Finance and Tax; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H739 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Ways and Means Committee

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
288062Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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