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SB 574: Preference In Award of State Contracts


Preference In Award of State Contracts; Expands provisions that authorize an agency, county, municipality, school district, or other political subdivision of the state to provide preferential consideration to a Florida business in awarding competitively bid contracts to purchase personal property to include the purchase of construction services. Provides that for specified competitive solicitations the authority to grant preference supersedes any local ordinance or regulation that grants preference to specified vendors, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  2. Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
  3. Community Affairs (CA)
  4. Budget (BC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/25/2011 Senate • Filed
2/9/2011 Senate • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Education Pre-K - 12; Community Affairs; Budget -SJ 50
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 49
5/7/2011 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability