HB 359: State Investments
GENERAL BILL by Nunez ; Diaz, M. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Caldwell ; Daniels ; Donalds ; Fant ; Jenne ; McClain ; Metz ; Miller, M. ; Perez ; Plasencia ; Stark ; Yarborough
State Investments; Requires SBA to divest certain investments & prohibits investments in specified institutions doing business with Venezuela, in violation of federal law; prohibits SBA from voting in favor of proxy resolution advocating expanded U.S. trade with such government; prohibits state agencies from investing in specified entities extending credit, buying, or trading goods or services with Venezuela; authorizes Governor to waive investment prohibitions if certain conditions exist.
Last Action: 3/14/2018 - Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; Ways and Means Committee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 34
• On Committee agenda-- Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, 11/16/17, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -HJ 255
• Now in Ways and Means Committee -HJ 255
• On Committee agenda-- Ways and Means Committee, 12/05/17, 4:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Ways and Means Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 256
• Now in Government Accountability Committee -HJ 256
• Introduced -HJ 34
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 01/11/18, 10:30 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -HJ 320
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 320
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/24/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 399
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 420
• Passed; YEAS 107 NAYS 0 -HJ 420, 421
• In Messages
• Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 263
• Received -SJ 263
• Withdrawn from Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 821
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 821
• Substituted for SB 538 -SJ 821
• Read 2nd time -SJ 821
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 923
• Passed; YEAS 36 NAYS 0 -SJ 923
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 1111
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
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