FL H7017 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 13-2)
Status: Passed on June 9 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-09 - Chapter No. 2021-76
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requiring any state agency or political subdivision to disclose certain gifts or grants received from any foreign source to the Department of Financial Services within a specified timeframe; requiring any entity that applies for a certain grant or proposes a certain contract to disclose to a state agency or political subdivision any current or prior interest of, contract with, or grant or gift received from a foreign country of concern under certain circumstances; requiring institutions of higher education to semiannually report to certain entities regarding certain gifts they received directly or indirectly from a foreign source; authorizing a whistle-blower to report an undisclosed foreign gift to the Attorney General or the Chief Financial Officer; authorizing the Chief Financial Officer to incur expenditures to provide such reward from the penalty recovery; requiring certain state universities and other entities to screen certain foreign applicants seeking employment in specified research positions; requiring certain state universities and other entities to establish an international travel approval and monitoring program, etc.

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Foreign Influence


Roll Calls

2021-04-26 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#60 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#99 (Y: 117 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-06 - House - House State Affairs Committee (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-03-22 - House - House Appropriations Committee (Y: 26 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-17 - House - House Education & Employment Committee (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-06-09 Chapter No. 2021-76
2021-06-07 Approved by Governor
2021-06-04 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-04-26HouseOrdered enrolled
2021-04-26HouseIn Messages
2021-04-26SenateCS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2021-04-26SenateRead 3rd time
2021-04-26SenateRead 2nd time
2021-04-26SenateSubstituted for CS/CS/SB 2010
2021-04-26SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-04-26SenateWithdrawn from Appropriations
2021-04-19SenateReferred to Appropriations
2021-04-15SenateIn Messages
2021-04-15HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-04-14HouseCS passed as amended; YEAS 117, NAYS 0
2021-04-14HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-13HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2021-04-13HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2021-04-13HouseAmendment 207711 adopted
2021-04-13HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-09HouseAmendment 207711 filed
2021-04-08HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021)
2021-04-08HouseAdded to Second Reading Calendar
2021-04-08HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-04-07House1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
2021-04-07HouseCS Filed
2021-04-07HouseLaid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
2021-04-07HouseReported out of State Affairs Committee
2021-04-06HouseFavorable with CS by State Affairs Committee
2021-04-02HouseAdded to State Affairs Committee agenda
2021-03-22HouseNow in State Affairs Committee
2021-03-22HouseReported out of Appropriations Committee
2021-03-22HouseFavorable by Appropriations Committee
2021-03-18HouseAdded to Appropriations Committee agenda
2021-03-17HouseNow in Appropriations Committee
2021-03-17HouseReported out of Education & Employment Committee
2021-03-17HouseFavorable by Education & Employment Committee
2021-03-15HouseAdded to Education & Employment Committee agenda
2021-03-09HouseNow in Education & Employment Committee
2021-03-09HouseReferred to State Affairs Committee
2021-03-09HouseReferred to Appropriations Committee
2021-03-09HouseReferred to Education & Employment Committee
2021-03-05House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)

Same As/Similar To

S2010 (Similar To) 2021-04-26 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7017 (Ch. 2021-76)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
101025Amended CodeSee Bill Text
101035Amended CodeSee Bill Text
101036Amended CodeSee Bill Text
286101Amended CodeSee Bill Text
288860Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/7017/Vote/HouseVote_h07017e1099.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021/7017/Vote/SenateVote_h07017e1060.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=58701&IsPCB=0&BillId=72872
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=58931&IsPCB=0&BillId=72872
Roll Callhttps://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Committees/billvote.aspx?VoteId=59900&IsPCB=0&BillId=72872

Bill Comments