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CS/SB 768: Everglades Improvement and Management

GENERAL BILL by Environmental Preservation and Conservation ; Simpson

Everglades Improvement and Management; Revising legislative findings for achieving water quality goals; revising provisions for use of certain ad valorem tax proceeds; directing the South Florida Water Management District to complete a specified analysis; revising provisions for collection of the agricultural privilege tax; providing for the use of such tax proceeds; providing that payment of the tax and certain costs fulfills certain constitutional obligations, etc. APPROPRIATION: $32,000,000

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect upon becoming a law
Last Action: 4/24/2013 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7065 (Ch. 2013-59), SB 1502 (Ch. 2013-41) -SJ 538
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Environmental Preservation and Conservation (EP)
  2. Community Affairs (CA)
  3. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/11/2013 Senate • Filed
    2/14/2013 Senate • Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Community Affairs; Appropriations -SJ 56
    3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 56
    3/18/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Environmental Preservation and Conservation, 03/21/13, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
    3/21/2013 Senate • CS by Environmental Preservation and Conservation; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 240
    3/25/2013 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    • CS by Environmental Preservation and Conservation read 1st time -SJ 248
    3/27/2013 Senate • Now in Community Affairs -SJ 240
    3/28/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 04/02/13, 12:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
    4/2/2013 Senate • Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 277
    4/3/2013 Senate • Now in Appropriations -SJ 277
    4/15/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/18/13, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
    4/18/2013 Senate • Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -SJ 480
    4/19/2013 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 480
    • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/24/13
    4/24/2013 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 538
    • Substituted CS/HB 7065 -SJ 538
    • Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7065 (Ch. 2013-59), SB 1502 (Ch. 2013-41) -SJ 538

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  • CS/SB 768, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/25/2013 at 12:19 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Community Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 4/1/2013 (pdf)
    Community Affairs (Post-Meeting) 4/2/2013 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Pre-Meeting) 4/16/2013 (pdf)
    Appropriations (Post-Meeting) 4/19/2013 (pdf)

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 7065 (er) Everglades Improvement and Management State Affairs Committee Identical Last Action: 5/29/2013 Chapter No. 2013-59, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 1502 (Ch. 2013-41)
    Location: Became Law
    H 5003 Implementing 2013-2014 General Appropriations Act Appropriations Committee Compare Last Action: 4/12/2013 H Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7065 (Ch. 2013-59), SB 1500 (Ch. 2013-40), SB 1502 (Ch. 2013-41), SB 1802 (Ch. 2013-52)
    Location: Laid on Table
    S 1502 (er) Implementing the General Appropriations Act Appropriations Compare Last Action: 5/20/2013 Chapter No. 2013-41, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7065 (Ch. 2013-59), SB 1500 (Ch. 2013-40), SB 1802 (Ch. 2013-52)
    Location: Became Law

    Committee Votes (2)

    Date Committee Result
    4/2/2013 12:30 PM Community Affairs 8 Yeas - 0 Nays
    4/18/2013 9:00 AM Appropriations 18 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    373.4592 Everglades improvement and management. Page 1 (pdf)

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  • SB 768, Original Filed Version Posted 2/11/2013 at 12:54 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Environmental Preservation and Conservation (Pre-Meeting) 3/20/2013 (pdf)
    Environmental Preservation and Conservation (Post-Meeting) 3/25/2013 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 7065 (e1) Everglades Improvement and Management State Affairs Committee Compare Last Action: 5/29/2013 Chapter No. 2013-59, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 1502 (Ch. 2013-41)
    Location: Became Law

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    841176 - Amendment (Delete All)
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Environmental Preservation and Conservation
    (Simpson)
    3/20/2013
    4:53 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    3/21/2013
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    3/21/2013 10:00 AM Environmental Preservation and Conservation 7 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    373.4592 Everglades improvement and management. Page 1 (pdf)

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