Bill Summary

HB 307 Preference in Award of Governmental Contracts (2013 Session)
Preference in Award of Governmental Contracts: Authorizes agency, university, college, school district, or other political subdivision of state to provide preferential consideration to Florida business in awarding competitively bid contracts to purchase construction services; provides that for specified competitive solicitations authority to grant preference supersedes any local ordinance or regulation which grants preference to specified vendors; requires university, college, school district, or other political subdivision to make specified disclosures in competitive solicitation documents; requires legal written opinions to accompany specified bids, proposals, & reply documents; expands provisions that require agency, university, college, school district, or other political subdivision of state to provide preferential consideration to Florida business in awarding competitively bid contracts to purchase personal property to require counties & municipalities to provide such preferential consideration; provides that for specified competitive solicitations authority to grant preference supersedes any local ordinance or regulation which grants preference to specified vendors; requires university, college, county, municipality, school district, or other political subdivision to make specified disclosures in competitive solicitation documents. Effective Date: July 1, 2013
01/18/13
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Filed
01/30/13
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Referred to Government Operations Subcommittee; Local & Federal Affairs Committee; Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee
01/30/13
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Now in Government Operations Subcommittee
03/04/13
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On Committee agenda - Government Operations Subcommittee, 03/06/13, 10:00 am, 212 K
03/06/13
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Favorable with CS by Government Operations Subcommittee; 11 Yeas, 2 Nays
03/11/13
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Committee Substitute Text (C1) Filed
03/12/13
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Now in Local & Federal Affairs Committee
05/03/13
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Died in Local & Federal Affairs Committee
H 0307
Filed on 01/18/13
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Amendment 443985 DE
Filed on 03/05/13
Adopted
H 0307C1
Filed on 03/11/13
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No amendments to this bill text filed.
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