SB 1570: Economic Assistance to New Businesses
GENERAL BILL by Jones
Economic Assistance to New Businesses; Requiring the Department of Management Services to encourage agencies to allocate a certain percentage of specified funds to purchase commodities and contractual services from certain businesses; requiring the Department of Economic Opportunity to award a specified minimum amount of funds to certain businesses; creating the "Florida Right to Start Act"; prohibiting agencies from requiring eligible new businesses or persons establishing an eligible new business from paying fees relating to licenses or registrations for the business for a specified amount of time; creating the Self-Employment Assistance Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity; requiring that a specified percentage of workforce development funding go to certain individuals and businesses, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 Senate - Died in Commerce and Tourism
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Commerce and Tourism (CM)
- Finance and Tax (FT)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 1/5/2022 Senate • Filed
1/12/2022 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 136
1/18/2022 Senate • Introduced -SJ 136
3/12/2022 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
3/14/2022 Senate • Died in Commerce and Tourism
SB 1570, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/5/2022 at 4:49 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Citations - Statutes (7)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 287.042 Powers, duties, and functions. Page 2 (pdf) 288.006 General operation of loan programs. Page 3 (pdf) 288.102 Page 3 (pdf) 443.31 Page 5 (pdf) 445.004 CareerSource Florida, Inc., and the state board; creation; purpose; membership; duties and powers. Page 7 (pdf) 542.335 Valid restraints of trade or commerce. Page 6 (pdf) 687.21 Page 7 (pdf)
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