CS/HB 609: Environmental Contamination
GENERAL BILL by State Affairs Committee ; Perez
Environmental Contamination; Authorizes use of Inland Protection Trust Fund for activities related to petroleum storage system removal & replacement & certain damages; requires assessment reports & Petroleum Cleanup Participation Program agreements to include cost savings; removes certain requirements for copayments; requires advanced cleanup applications to include certain agreements; requires contractors to submit scopes of work for certain assessments; directs DEP to issue certain purchase orders; specifies strict liability exceptions for certain causes of action.
Last Action: 3/10/2020 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 702 (Ch. 2020-56) -HJ 1070
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 50
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 01/15/20, 1:00 pm, 12 HOB
• Introduced -HJ 50
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 392
• Now in Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 392
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee, 01/28/20, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 448
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 448
• PCS on Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 02/20/20, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 639
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 638
• CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 634
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 702 (Ch. 2020-56) -HJ 1070
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