HB 1427: Sports Franchise Facilities
GENERAL BILL by Avila
Sports Franchise Facilities; Prohibits professional or semi-professional sports franchise from constructing, reconstructing, renovating, or improving a facility on leased public land; requires that any sale of public land for a sports franchise facility be at fair market value.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 119
• Referred to Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee; Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 231
• On Committee agenda-- Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee, 02/01/16, 12:30 pm, 12 HOB --Temporarily postponed
• Died in Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee
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