HB 599: Exemption from Legislative Lobbying Requirements
GENERAL BILL by Rogers ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Campbell ; Clarke-Reed
Exemption from Legislative Lobbying Requirements; Revises definition of term "expenditure"; specifies that term does not include use of public facility or public property that is made available by governmental entity to legislator for public purpose, to exempt such use from legislative lobbying requirements.
Last Action: 4/28/2015 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 984 (Ch. 2015-28) -HJ 904
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• Referred to Government Operations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee; Rules, Calendar and Ethics Committee -HJ 51
• Introduced -HJ 51
• On Committee agenda-- Government Operations Subcommittee, 03/24/15, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Government Operations Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 304
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 304
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 04/02/15, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by State Affairs Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 429
• Now in Rules, Calendar and Ethics Committee -HJ 429
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, Calendar and Ethics Committee, 04/21/15, 5:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Rules, Calendar and Ethics Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 641
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 641
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/28/15
• Substituted SB 984 -HJ 904
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 984 (Ch. 2015-28) -HJ 904
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