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CS/SB 1262: 1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots

GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Bracy ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Rodriguez

1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots; Establishing the Ocoee Election Day Riots Descendant Compensation Fund Program within the Department of Legal Affairs; requiring the department to accept and process applications for payment of claims for compensation; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to prioritize certain applications for the Black Business Loan Program; directing the Commissioner of Education’s African American History Task Force to determine ways in which the 1920 Ocoee Election Day Riots may be included in required instruction on African-American history, etc.

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect July 1, 2020
Last Action: 2/13/2020 Senate - On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/17/2019 Senate • Filed
1/8/2020 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 93
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 92
1/16/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/21/20, 12:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
1/21/2020 Senate • CS by Judiciary; YEAS 4 NAYS 1 -SJ 191
1/23/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
1/27/2020 Senate • CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 197
2/13/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building