The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.
CS/SB 298: Rural Communities
Rural Communities; 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.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 54
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 02/11/19, 2:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 3 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
• Now in Finance and Tax
• Introduced -SJ 54
• On Committee agenda-- Finance and Tax, 04/04/19, 12:30 pm, 401 Senate Building
• CS by Finance and Tax; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 331
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations
• CS by Finance and Tax read 1st time -SJ 334
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations
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