Florida - SB 1090 - 2017

Relating to the Energy Economic Zone Program; amending s. 377.809, F.S.; specifying that the Energy Economic Zone Program is no longer a pilot program and shall be administered by the Department of Economic Opportunity; correcting a cross-reference; deleting a provision that required the department to consult with the Department of Transportation in implementing the program; deleting a requirement that at least one application be selected for the program; deleting obsolete provisions; deleting a provision specifying that certain residency requirements be based on residency in the economic zone; providing an effective date.

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Economic Development

Added On: 02-27-2017
Updated On: 05-23-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Clemens, Jeff (Senate/Democratic)

Actions (5)

  • 02-21-2017 - Filed
  • 03-06-2017 - Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations
  • 03-07-2017 - Introduced
  • 05-05-2017 - Died in Commerce and Tourism
  • 05-05-2017 - Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration

News (1)

Democrats announce bill to boost renewable energy incentives - Florida Politics (blog)
Published by floridapolitics.com
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:19:48 GMT

Lori Berman filed bills that would allow Florida cities to create incentive programs to attract sustainable energy jobs. HB 887 and SB 1090 would expand a pilot program to create “Energy Economic Zones” in cities, a designation for areas that encourage ...