FL S0002 | 2023 | 2nd Special Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on February 15 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-02-15 - Chapter No. 2023-1
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Creating the Local Government Emergency Bridge Loan Program within the Department of Economic Opportunity, subject to appropriation; authorizing the department to provide interest-free loans to eligible local governments through specified means; requiring the loan amount to be based on demonstrated need of the local government and disbursed in a lump sum; authorizing the department to approve loans through the end of the 2023-2024 fiscal year, subject to the availability of funds, etc.

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Emergency Response


Roll Calls

2023-02-10 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#22 (Y: 106 N: 0 NV: 13 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-08 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#3 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-08 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#2 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-07 - Senate - Senate Fiscal Policy (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-02-15 Chapter No. 2023-1
2023-02-15 Approved by Governor
2023-02-10 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-02-10SenateOrdered enrolled
2023-02-10HousePassed; YEAS 106, NAYS 0
2023-02-10HouseRead 3rd time
2023-02-09HouseAdded to Third Reading Calendar
2023-02-09HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2023-02-09HouseAmendment 102673 ruled out of order
2023-02-09HouseRead 2nd time
2023-02-09HouseSubstituted for HB 1B
2023-02-08House1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
2023-02-08HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (2/9/2023)
2023-02-08HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2023-02-08HouseIn Messages
2023-02-08SenatePassed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2023-02-08SenateRead 3rd time
2023-02-08SenateRead 2nd time
2023-02-07SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 02/08/23
2023-02-07SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-02-07SenateFavorable by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 20 NAYS 0
2023-02-06SenateOn Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 02/07/23, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
2023-02-03SenateReferred to Fiscal Policy

Same As/Similar To

H1 (Same As) 2023-02-09 - Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2-B (Ch. 2023-1)

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
288066Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023B/2B/Vote/2023-02-07%200100PM~S00002B%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023B/2B/Vote/SenateVote_s00002B__002.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023B/2B/Vote/SenateVote_s00002B__003.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2023B/2B/Vote/HouseVote_s00002B__022.PDF

Bill Comments