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SB 2500-A: Appropriations


Appropriations; Providing moneys for the annual period beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2016, and supplemental appropriations for the period ending June 30, 2015, to pay salaries and other expenses capital outlay - buildings, and other improvements, and for other specified purposes of the various agencies of state government, etc. APPROPRIATION: $78,697,999,841

Effective Date: July 1, 2015, except as otherwise provided
Last Action: 3/16/2016 Senate - Line Item Veto message transmitted to Secretary of State
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Bill History

Date Chamber Action
5/22/2015 Senate • Filed
6/1/2015 Senate • Introduced -SJ 3
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 3
• Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 6
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 6
• Read 2nd time -SJ 6
• Read 3rd time -SJ 6
• Passed; YEAS 33 NAYS 2 -SJ 7
• The Senate requests that the House pass the bill as passed by the Senate or agree to include the bill in the Budget Conference -SJ 13
6/1/2015 House • In Messages
6/3/2015 House • Referred to Calendar -HJ 12
• Received -HJ 12
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 06/04/15
6/4/2015 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 19
• Amendment(s) adopted (438889) -HJ 20
• Read 3rd time -HJ 20
• Passed as amended; YEAS 80 NAYS 25 -HJ 20
• Refused to pass the Senate bill as passed by the Senate and acceded to the request for conference -HJ 72
6/4/2015 Senate • In returning messages
6/5/2015 House • Conference Committee appointed: Representatives Corcoran (Chair), Boyd (Vice Chair), Broxson, Combee, Gonzalez, La Rosa, Mayfield, Smith, Pilon, Trumbull, Bracy, Jacobs, Powell, Watson, C., Adkins, Cortes, B., Diaz, M., Fitzenhagen, Porter, Rodrigues, R., Stone, Lee, Slosberg, Taylor, Baxley, Eagle, Passidomo, Plasencia, Raulerson, Antone, Campbell, Dudley, Narain, Brodeur, Cummings, Fant, Harrell, Magar, Pigman, Renner, Stevenson, Berman, Murphy, Ahern, Burgess, Grant, Hill, Latvala, Miller, Spano, Edwards, McGhee, Pritchett, Artiles, Avila, Burton, Drake, Moraitis, Perry, Peters, Ray, Fullwood, Jones, S., Rogers, Stark, Albritton (At Large), Caldwell (At Large), Diaz, J. (At Large), Eisnaugle (At Large), Fresen (At Large), Gaetz (At Large), Goodson (At Large), Hudson (At Large), Ingram (At Large), McBurney (At Large), Metz (At Large), Nunez (At Large), Oliva (At Large), O'Toole (At Large), Porter (At Large), Raschein (At Large), Wood (At Large), Young (At Large), Clarke-Reed (At Large), Cruz (At Large), Jones, M. (At Large), Pafford (At Large), Richardson (At Large), Rouson (At Large), Stafford (At Large), Williams (At Large) -HJ 87
6/5/2015 Senate • Conference Committee appointed: Appropriations Conference Committee: Lee (Chair), Benacquisto (Vice Chair), Flores (At Large), Galvano (At Large), Grimsley (At Large), Joyner (At Large), Margolis (At Large), Richter (At Large), Simmons (At Large), Smith (At Large); Appropriations Conference Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice/Justice: Negron (Chair), Bradley, Evers, Flores, Hutson, Joyner; Appropriations Conference Committee on Education/Education: Gaetz (Chair), Bullard, Galvano, Legg, Montford, Simmons, Stargel; Appropriations Conference Committee on General Government/Government Operations: Hays (Chair), Altman, Braynon, Dean, Margolis, Simpson; Appropriations Conference Committee on Health and Human Services/Health Care: Garcia (Chair), Bean, Benacquisto, Grimsley, Richter, Smith, Sobel; Appropriations Conference Committee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development/Transportation and Economic Development: Latvala (Chair), Brandes, Clemens, Detert, Diaz de la Portilla, Gibson, Hukill, Sachs, Thompson -SJ 19
6/19/2015 Senate • Conference Committee Report received -SJ 117
• Conference Committee Report adopted (234572) -SJ 334
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 334
6/19/2015 House • In returning messages
• Conference Committee Report considered -HJ 126
• Conference Committee Report adopted (234572) -HJ 304
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 96 NAYS 17 -HJ 304
6/19/2015 Senate • Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 334
6/19/2015 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/23/2015 • Governor vetoed specific Line Item(s)
• Approved by Governor
6/24/2015 • Chapter No. 2015-232, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2502-A (Ch. 2015-222), SB 2504-A (Ch. 2015-223), SB 2506-A (Ch. 2015-224), SB 2508-A (Ch. 2015-225), SB 2510-A (Ch. 2015-226), SB 2512-A (Ch. 2015-227), SB 2514-A (Ch. 2015-228), SB 2516-A (Ch. 2015-229), SB 2520-A (Ch. 2015-230), SB 2522-A (Ch. 2015-231)
8/18/2015 Senate • Line Item Veto Message received (2015 Special Session B, 2015 Special Session C, 2016 Regular Session) -SJ 28, 29, 157
• Line Item Veto Message referred to Rules -SJ 28, 29, 157
3/16/2016 Senate • Line Item Veto message transmitted to Secretary of State