HB 13: Sports Franchise Facilities
GENERAL BILL by Avila ; Diaz, M. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ahern ; Caldwell ; Eagle ; Grant, J.
Sports Franchise Facilities; Prohibits sports franchise from constructing, reconstructing, renovating, or improving facility on leased public land; requires lease of facility on public land by sports franchise or sale of public land for sports franchise facility be at fair market value; provides requirements for contract to fund construction, reconstruction, renovation, or improvement of facility; specifies act does not impair certain contracts.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Commerce and Tourism
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Government Accountability Committee -HJ 13
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 09/12/17, 10:00 am, Morris Hall --Meeting cancelled
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 10/10/17, 9:30 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 6 -HJ 250
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 250
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/11/18
• Introduced -HJ 13
• Read 2nd time -HJ 299, 300
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 332
• Passed; YEAS 75 NAYS 27 -HJ 332
• In Messages
• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations -SJ 249
• Received -SJ 249
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Commerce and Tourism
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