SB 538: Preference to Florida Businesses in Procurement of Personal Property and Services
GENERAL BILL by Bogdanoff ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gaetz ; Fasano
Preference to Florida Businesses in Procurement of Personal Property and Services; Citing this act as the "Buy Florida Act"; requiring an agency, university, college, school district, or other political subdivision of the state to grant a specified preference to a vendor located within the state when awarding a contract for printing; providing an exception to the requirement for competitive solicitation of contractual services and commodities for public service announcement programs provided by certain nonprofit corporations; prohibiting the preclusion of a vendor whose principal place of business is in this state from being an authorized reseller of information technology commodities of state contractors, under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 House - Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7087 (Ch. 2012-32)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Community Affairs (CA)
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations (BGA)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Community Affairs; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Budget -SJ 47
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 12/05/11, 12:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 111
• Now in Governmental Oversight and Accountability -SJ 111
• On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 01/09/12, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 111
• Now in Budget -SJ 111
• Introduced -SJ 47
• Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations -SJ 109
• Now in Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations, 02/01/12, 10:15 am, 401 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Budget Subcommittee on General Government Appropriations; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 325
• Now in Budget -SJ 325
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 02/21/12, 3:45 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -SJ 671
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 671
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/01/12
• Read 2nd time -SJ 737
• Amendment(s) adopted (201582, 741488, 843520, 853022) -SJ 737
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 738
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 768
• Passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 769
• In Messages
• Died in Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 7087 (Ch. 2012-32)
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