CS/CS/HB 599: Public Works Projects
GENERAL BILL by Government Accountability Committee ; Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee ; Williamson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Santiago ; Yarborough
Public Works Projects; Prohibits state & political subdivisions that contract for public works projects from imposing restrictive conditions on certain contractors, subcontractors, or material suppliers or carriers; prohibits state & political subdivisions from restricting qualified bidders from submitting bids; provides applicability.
Last Action: 4/28/2017 House - Ordered enrolled
Location: Final Passage
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 75
• On Committee agenda-- Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, 03/08/17, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Introduced -HJ 75
• CS by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 336
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 332
• Now in Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee -HJ 349
• On Committee agenda-- Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, 03/15/17, 8:00 am, 12 HOB
• Favorable by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 5
• Now in Government Accountability Committee
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 03/22/17, 9:15 am, Morris Hall --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 03/29/17, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS/CS by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 8 -HJ 520
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Government Accountability Committee read 1st time -HJ 515
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 527
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/18/17
• Read 2nd time -HJ 701
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 724
• CS passed; YEAS 77 NAYS 40 -HJ 725
• In Messages
• Referred to Community Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations -SJ 456
• Received -SJ 456
• Withdrawn from Community Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations -SJ 504
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 504
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 534 -SJ 504
• Read 2nd time -SJ 504
• Amendment(s) failed (306116, 655646, 949562) -SJ 504
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 20 NAYS 17
• Ordered enrolled
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