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SB 1998: Transportation


Transportation; Repealing provisions relating to contract requirements for transportation projects; revising provisions for the financing of port transportation or port facilities projects; increasing funding for the Florida Seaport Transportation and Economic Development Program; adding military access facilities to the types of facilities included in the Strategic Intermodal System and the Emerging Strategic Intermodal System which form components of an interconnected transportation system; requiring that a challenge to a consolidated environmental resource permit or an associated variance or a sovereign submerged lands authorization proposed or issued by the Department of Environmental Protection in connection with the state’s deepwater ports be conducted pursuant to certain summary hearing provisions, etc.

Effective Date: except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act shall take effect July 1, 2012
Last Action: 4/22/2012 - Chapter No. 2012-128, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 599 (Ch. 2012-174), CS/CS/HB 1223 (Ch. 2012-181), HB 5001 (Ch. 2012-118)
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Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/16/2012 Senate SPB 7104 submitted as a committee bill (SB 1998) by Budget
• Filed
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 530
2/21/2012 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/23/12
• Introduced -SJ 530
2/23/2012 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 664
• Amendment(s) adopted (244314, 366724, 465204) -SJ 666
• Read 3rd time -SJ 666
• Passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 666
• Requests that the House pass the bill as passed by the Senate or agree to conference -SJ 666
• Immediately certified -SJ 666
2/23/2012 House • In Messages
2/27/2012 House • Received -HJ 843
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 844
• Read 2nd time -HJ 844
• Amendment(s) adopted (202375) -HJ 844
• Read 3rd time -HJ 844
• Passed as amended; YEAS 105 NAYS 6 -HJ 844
• Refused to concur, acceded to request for conference committee -HJ 846
2/27/2012 Senate • In returning messages
2/28/2012 House • Conference Committee appointed: Representatives Horner (Chair), Bernard, Brandes, Brodeur, Broxson, Burgin, Drake, Nehr, Rogers, Workman -HJ 899
2/28/2012 Senate • Conference Committee appointed: Budget Conference Committee on Budget/Appropriations: Alexander (Chair), Negron (Vice Chair), Bennett (At Large), Gaetz (At Large), Gardiner (At Large), Joyner (At Large), Rich (At Large), Thrasher (At Large); Budget Conference Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice/Justice: Bogdanoff (Chair), Evers, Smith, Storms; Budget Conference Committee on Education Pre-K - 12/PreK-12: Simmons (Chair), Detert, Gardiner, Montford, Ring; Budget Conference Committee on Finance and Tax: Norman (Chair), Alexander, Gaetz, Siplin; Budget Conference Committee on General Government/Government Operations: Hays (Chair), Braynon, Bullard, Diaz de la Portilla, Dockery, Jones, Thrasher; Budget Conference Committee on Health and Human Services/Health Care: Negron (Chair), Fasano, Flores, Garcia, Oelrich, Rich, Richter, Sobel; Budget Conference Committee on Higher Education/Higher Education: Lynn (Chair), Altman, Sachs, Siplin, Wise; Budget Conference Committee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development/Transportation and Economic Development: Benacquisto (Chair), Bennett, Dean, Gibson, Latvala, Margolis -SJ 704
3/9/2012 Senate • Conference Committee Report received -SJ 1356
• Conference Committee Report adopted (478778) -SJ 1357
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 38 NAYS 2 -SJ 1370
3/9/2012 House • In returning messages
• Conference Committee Report considered -HJ 1652
• Conference Committee Report adopted (478778) -HJ 1666
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 85 NAYS 29 -HJ 1666
3/9/2012 Senate • Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 1679
4/6/2012 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
4/20/2012 • Approved by Governor
4/22/2012 • Chapter No. 2012-128, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 599 (Ch. 2012-174), CS/CS/HB 1223 (Ch. 2012-181), HB 5001 (Ch. 2012-118)