SB 2508: Environmental Resources
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations
Environmental Resources; Providing requirements for budget amendments requesting the release of state funds for specified water project components; requiring the South Florida Water Management District to make a specified certification to the Legislature regarding its recommendations to the United States Army Corps of Engineers; authorizing the Department of Environmental Protection to enter into agreements or contracts with certain entities to expedite the evaluation of certain environmental permits; specifying that the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services may acquire land or certain related interests in land for specified public purposes, etc.
Last Action: 6/8/2022 - Vetoed by Governor, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2022-156)
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• Submitted for consideration by Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/09/22, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Submitted as Committee Bill and Reported Favorably by Appropriations; YEAS 16 NAYS 4
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/17/22 -SJ 426
• Introduced -SJ 372
• Read 2nd time -SJ 415
• Amendment(s) adopted (533620) -SJ 416
• Read 3rd time -SJ 417
• Passed as amended; YEAS 37 NAYS 2 -SJ 417
• The Senate requests that the House pass the bill as passed by the Senate or agree to include the bill in the Budget Conference -SJ 417
• Immediately certified -SJ 417
• In Messages
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (2/22/2022)
• 1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
• Read 2nd time
• Amendment 981363 adopted
• Read 3rd time
• Passed as amended; YEAS 112, NAYS 0
• Immediately certified
• Passed the Senate bill as amended by House and we accede to conference
• In returning messages
• Bill placed in Conference (Appropriations Conference Committee/Appropriations)
• Conference Committee appointed: Appropriations Conference Committee/Appropriations: Stargel (Chair), Bean (At Large), Book (At Large), Gibson (At Large), Mayfield (At Large), Passidomo (At Large), Perry (At Large), Powell (At Large), Rouson (At Large), Stewart (At Large); Appropriations Conference Committee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government/Agriculture and Natural Resources: Albritton (Chair), Ausley, Berman, Boyd, Bradley, Brodeur, Garcia, Mayfield, Rodrigues, Stewart; Appropriations Conference Committee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government/State Administration and Technology: Albritton (Chair), Ausley, Berman, Boyd, Bradley, Brodeur, Garcia, Mayfield, Rodrigues, Stewart; Appropriations Conference Committee on Criminal and Civil Justice/Justice: Perry (Chair), Baxley, Bracy, Gainer, Pizzo, Rodriguez, Torres, Wright; Appropriations Conference Committee on Education/Higher Education: Broxson (Chair), Cruz, Diaz, Gibson, Gruters, Hutson, Passidomo, Polsky; Appropriations Conference Committee on Education/PreK-12: Broxson (Chair), Cruz, Diaz, Gibson, Gruters, Hutson, Passidomo, Polsky; Appropriations Conference Committee on Health and Human Services/Health Care: Bean (Chair), Book, Brodeur, Burgess, Diaz, Farmer, Harrell, Jones, Rodrigues, Rodriguez, Rouson; Appropriations Conference Committee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development/Infrastructure and Tourism: Gainer (Chair), Ausley, Boyd, Cruz, Garcia, Gibson, Hooper, Mayfield, Perry, Taddeo, Wright; -SJ 485
• Bill placed in Conference (Agriculture & Natural Resources Conference Committee)
• Conference Committee appointed
• Conference Committee Report received -SJ 837
• Conference Committee Report adopted (760174) -SJ 842
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 33 NAYS 0 -SJ 842
• In Messages
• In Messages
• Conference Committee Report considered
• Amendment 760174 adopted
• Conference Committee Report adopted
• Passed as amended by Conference Committee Report; YEAS 99, NAYS 8
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 1219
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Vetoed by Governor, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2022-156)
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