FL S1040 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 5 (Ch. 2019-64)
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Providing that a referendum to adopt or amend a local discretionary sales surtax must be held at a general election; requiring a county to make the proposed referendum and a specified legal opinion available on its official website; requiring the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability, upon receiving a certain notice, to procure a certified public accountant for a performance audit, etc.

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Discretionary Sales Surtaxes



2019-05-03SenateDied in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 5 (Ch. 2019-64)
2019-05-03SenateIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-04-16SenateNow in Appropriations
2019-04-16SenateFavorable by Finance and Tax; YEAS 7 NAYS 1
2019-04-11SenateOn Committee agenda-- Finance and Tax, 04/16/19, 1:00 pm, 401 Senate Building
2019-04-02SenateCS by Community Affairs read 1st time
2019-03-28SenateNow in Finance and Tax
2019-03-27SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2019-03-26SenateCS by Community Affairs; YEAS 4 NAYS 1
2019-03-21SenateOn Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/26/19, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
2019-02-22SenateReferred to Community Affairs; Finance and Tax; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

H5 (Similar To) 2019-06-10 - Chapter No. 2019-64
S336 (Similar To) 2019-05-02 - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 5 (Ch. 2019-64)

Code Citations

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212055Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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