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CS/SB 1646: Regional Rural Development Grants

GENERAL BILL by Commerce and Tourism ; Montford ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gainer

Regional Rural Development Grants; Providing that regional rural development grants may be used to hire regional economic development organization professional staff; authorizing the use of matching grant funds to provide technical assistance to certain entities; requiring that contracts or agreements involving the expenditure of grant funds be placed on a certain website for a specified time period; requiring that a plain language version of certain contracts or agreements be placed on a certain website; providing that improving access to and availability of broadband Internet service may be included in a project that is eligible for rural infrastructure grant funds, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 2/16/2018 Senate - On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development, 02/21/18, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/5/2018 Senate • Filed
1/12/2018 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations -SJ 184
1/17/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 184
1/24/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 01/29/18, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
1/29/2018 Senate • CS by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 242
1/30/2018 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
1/31/2018 Senate • CS by Commerce and Tourism read 1st time -SJ 246
2/1/2018 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development -SJ 242
2/16/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development, 02/21/18, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building