SB 596: Regional Rural Development Grants
Regional Rural Development Grants; Specifying that the concept of building the professional capacity of a regional economic development organization includes the hiring of professional staff to perform specified services; increasing the maximum percentage of total infrastructure project costs for which the department may award a grant; providing that deploying broadband Internet service to certain areas may be included in a project that is eligible for rural infrastructure grant funds, etc.
Last Action: 4/17/2019 Senate - Passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 363
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• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Appropriations -SJ 75
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 02/19/19, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 158
• Now in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
• Introduced -SJ 74
• On Committee agenda-- Innovation, Industry, and Technology, 03/12/19, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Innovation, Industry, and Technology; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 194
• Now in Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/27/19, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/28/19, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Meeting cancelled
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -SJ 283
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19 -SJ 342
• Read 2nd time -SJ 341
• Amendment(s) adopted (177406) -SJ 341
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 341
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 363
• Passed as amended; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 363
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