SB 946: Entertainment Industry
Entertainment Industry; Creating the Targeted High Wage Production 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 to be eligible for tax credit awards; requiring a certified project 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; requiring the department to disqualify a project under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 Senate - Died in Finance and Tax
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 11/16/2021 Senate • Filed
11/30/2021 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 63
1/3/2022 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 01/10/22, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
1/10/2022 Senate • Favorable by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 9 NAYS 1 -SJ 95
1/11/2022 Senate • Now in Finance and Tax
• Introduced -SJ 63
3/12/2022 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
3/14/2022 Senate • Died in Finance and Tax
SB 946, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/16/2021 at 4:30 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Commerce and Tourism (Pre-Meeting) 1/7/2022 (pdf)
Commerce and Tourism (Post-Meeting) 1/11/2022 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 217 Film, Television, and Digital Media Project Rebate Program Trabulsy Similar Last Action: 3/14/2022 H Died in Tourism, Infrastructure & Energy Subcommittee
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 1/10/2022 4:00 PM Commerce and Tourism 9 Yeas - 1 Nays
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