CS/SB 620: Local Business Protection Act
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Hutson
Local Business Protection Act; Citing this act as the "Local Business Protection Act"; authorizing certain businesses to claim business damages from a county or municipality if the county or municipality enacts or amends certain ordinances or charter provisions; limiting the amount of business damages that may be recovered; specifying ordinances and charter provisions that do not result in liability for business damages; requiring businesses and counties or municipalities to follow certain presuit procedures before businesses file an action for business damages, etc.
Last Action: 12/12/2022 Senate - Veto Message referred to Rules -SJ 6
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Judiciary; Rules; Appropriations -SJ 38
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 11/30/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 4 -SJ 95
• Now in Rules
• Original reference(s)- removed: Rules
• Remaining references corrected to Appropriations -SJ 94
• Now in Appropriations
• Introduced -SJ 38
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 01/20/22, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 11 NAYS 7 -SJ 219
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/27/22 -SJ 236
• CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 221
• Read 2nd time -SJ 229
• Amendment(s) adopted (507868, 609228) -SJ 231
• Read 3rd time -SJ 231
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 22 NAYS 14 -SJ 231
• Immediately certified -SJ 236
• In Messages
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/8/2022)
• 1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
• Read 2nd time
• Amendment 199089 Failed
• Amendment 773345 Failed
• Amendment 521123 Failed
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed; YEAS 69, NAYS 45
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 761
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Vetoed by Governor
• Veto Message received -SJ 6
• Veto Message referred to Rules -SJ 6
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