SB 7064: Oil Drilling
GENERAL BILL by Agriculture
Oil Drilling; Defining the term “fracking”; requiring specified amounts for bonds for certain operations in the Everglades Protection Area; prohibiting fracking in this state; requiring an applicant for certain explorations for and extraction of minerals to post a specified surety bond for projects in the Everglades Protection Area; prohibiting the refining of oil within the Everglades Protection Area; prohibiting the use of flowback fluid for crop irrigation in this state, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Environment and Natural Resources
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Agriculture
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 03/04/19, 1:00 pm, 301 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 03/11/19, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
• Submitted as Committee Bill and Reported Favorably by Agriculture; YEAS 3 NAYS 2
• Referred to Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Environment and Natural Resources; Appropriations -SJ 227
• Introduced -SJ 227
• On Committee agenda-- Innovation, Industry, and Technology, 03/26/19, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Innovation, Industry, and Technology; YEAS 6 NAYS 4 -SJ 280
• Now in Environment and Natural Resources
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Environment and Natural Resources
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