HB 815: Call Center Jobs
GENERAL BILL by Asencio
Call Center Jobs; Requires call centers that intend to relocate out of state, in whole or in part, to notify DBPR; provides penalty for failing to provide notice; requires DBPR compile semiannual list of employers that relocate call centers out of state; provides employers on list are ineligible for certain state grants, loans, or tax benefits for 5 years; requires such employers to remit remaining prorated value of any state grant, loan, or tax benefit; requires state agencies to ensure that certain services are performed in-state by state contractors or their agents; specifies that act may not be construed to withhold or deny certain payments, compensation, or benefits.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 House - Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Careers and Competition Subcommittee; Government Operations and Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Commerce Committee -HJ 92
• Introduced -HJ 92
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Careers and Competition Subcommittee
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.