CS/HB 3: Preemption of Local Occupational Licensing
GENERAL BILL by Business and Professions Subcommittee ; Grant, M. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Eagle ; Fernandez-Barquin
Preemption of Local Occupational Licensing; Preempts licensing of occupations to state; prohibits local governments from imposing or modifying certain licensing requirements; specifies certain local licensing may not be enforced; specifies certain specialty contractors are not required to register with Construction Industry Licensing Board; prohibits local governments from requiring certain specialty contractors to obtain license; specifies job scopes for which local government may not require license; authorizes counties & municipalities to issue journeyman licenses.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Community Affairs
Bill Text: PDF
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Innovation, Industry, and Technology (IT)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Business and Professions Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee; Commerce Committee -HJ 9
• On Committee agenda-- Business and Professions Subcommittee, 01/15/20, 1:00 pm, Webster Hall
• Introduced -HJ 9
• CS by Business and Professions Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 2 -HJ 390
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• Original reference(s) removed: State Affairs Committee
• CS referred to Commerce Committee -HJ 383
• Now in Commerce Committee -HJ 383
• CS by Business and Professions Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 378
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce Committee, 01/30/20, 11:30 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by- Commerce Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 5 -HJ 477
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 477
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/19/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 588
• Amendment(s) adopted (898579) -HJ 588
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 610
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 78 NAYS 40 -HJ 610
• In Messages
• Referred to Community Affairs; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Rules -SJ 363
• Received -SJ 363
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Community Affairs
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