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CS/SB 220: Abandoned Cemeteries

GENERAL BILL by Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Cruz ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gibson ; Rouson ; Book ; Stewart

Abandoned Cemeteries; Creating the Task Force on Abandoned African-American Cemeteries; requiring the Department of State to partner with specified entities to undertake an investigation of the former Zion Cemetery site; requiring the department to contract with the University of South Florida and the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University for the identification and location of eligible next of kin, etc. APPROPRIATION: $100,000

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 1/14/2020 Senate - CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 122
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Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/4/2019 Senate • Filed
9/19/2019 Senate • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations -SJ 20
12/2/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 12/09/19, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
12/9/2019 Senate • CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 133
12/10/2019 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
12/13/2019 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 20
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 122