CS/SB 7062: Central Florida Water Initiative
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Environment and Natural Resources
Central Florida Water Initiative; Ratifying specified rules relating to the Central Florida Water Initiative, for the sole and exclusive purpose of satisfying any condition on effectiveness pursuant to s. 120.541(3), F.S., which requires ratification of any rule exceeding any specified thresholds for likely adverse impact or increase in regulatory costs; requiring the department, in consultation with specified water management districts, to adopt rules that include an annual drought allocation for supplemental irrigation for agricultural uses and a process for examining an agricultural user’s supplemental irrigation needs as weighed against certain factors; establishing, subject to appropriation, a Central Florida Water Initiative grant program within the department; requiring the department to give funding priority to certain projects relating to the Central Florida Water Initiative, etc.
Last Action: 4/20/2021 Senate - CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 489
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- Appropriations (AP)
• Submitted for consideration by Environment and Natural Resources
• On Committee agenda-- Environment and Natural Resources, 03/15/21, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Environment and Natural Resources, 03/22/21, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
• Submitted as Committee Bill and Reported Favorably by Environment and Natural Resources; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 314
• Introduced -SJ 314
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/15/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/19/21, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 489
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