SB 704: Entertainment Industry
Entertainment Industry; Creating the Film, Television, and Digital Media Targeted Rebate Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity under the supervision of the Commissioner of Film and Entertainment; requiring that film, television, and digital media projects being produced in this state meet specified criteria for rebate eligibility; requiring an applicant that receives funding to make a good faith effort to use existing providers of infrastructure or equipment in this state and to employ residents of this state; requiring the Florida Film and Entertainment Advisory Council to determine a score for each qualified project using specified criteria, etc.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/21/2021 Senate • Filed
1/28/2021 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations -SJ 86
2/8/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 02/15/21, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2/15/2021 Senate • Favorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 9 NAYS 2 -SJ 176
2/16/2021 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 86
4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
SB 704, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/21/2021 at 11:18 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Commerce and Tourism (Pre-Meeting) 2/12/2021 (pdf)
Commerce and Tourism (Post-Meeting) 2/16/2021 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 757 Film, Television, and Digital Media Targeted Rebate Program Trabulsy, Joseph Identical Last Action: 4/30/2021 H Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 2/15/2021 3:30 PM Commerce and Tourism 9 Yeas - 2 Nays
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