Florida - SB 532 - 2017

The Public Notice of Pollution Act.

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Regulatory

Added On: 02-27-2017
Updated On: 03-24-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Galvano, Bill (Senate/Republican)





Actions (11)

  • 01-26-2017 - Filed
  • 02-09-2017 - Referred to Environmental Preservation and Conservation; Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources; Appropriations
  • 03-02-2017 - On Committee agenda-- Environmental Preservation and Conservation, 03/07/17, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
  • 03-07-2017 - Introduced
  • 03-07-2017 - CS by Environmental Preservation and Conservation; YEAS 5 NAYS 0
  • 03-09-2017 - CS by Environmental Preservation and Conservation read 1st time
  • 03-09-2017 - Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
  • 03-10-2017 - Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources
  • 03-16-2017 - On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources, 03/21/17, 9:00 am, 301 Senate Office Building
  • 03-21-2017 - Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on the Environment and Natural Resources; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
  • 03-21-2017 - Now in Appropriations

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
03-07-2017Favorable with Committee SubstituteSenate502yes
03-21-2017FavorableSenate601yes

News (2)

Senator Wants To Boost Pollution Notification - Health News Florida
Published by health.wusf.usf.edu
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 03:47:17 GMT

The bill (SB 532), filed by Sen. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, would require that people or businesses responsible for pollution incidents file notices within 24 hours with the state Department of Environmental Protection. The department, in turn, would ...

Bill Galvano files “spill bill” strengthening notification requirements - Florida Politics (blog)
Published by floridapolitics.com
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 20:01:40 GMT

Last September, Governor Rick Scott ordered new public notification rules and legislation to ensure the public is kept informed of incidents of pollution that may cause a threat to public health and to Florida's air and water resources. ... Hence the ...