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  • Introduced
    Dec 07, 2020
  • Passed Senate
  • Passed House
  • Signed into Law
SB 222
Florida Senate Bill
Abandoned Cemeteries; Creating the Task Force on Abandoned African-American Cemeteries; requiring the Department of State to partner with specified entities to undertake an investigation of the former Zion Cemetery site; requiring the department to contract with the University of South Florida and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University for the identification and location of eligible next of kin; directing the Division of Historical Resources of the department to ensure the listing of certain cemeteries in the Florida Master Site File; requiring the division to seek placement of historical markers at certain abandoned cemeteries, subject to certain limitations, etc.
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Senate • Mar 02, 2021: Introduced
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  • Mar 02, 2021 | Senate
    • Introduced
  • Feb 22, 2021 | Senate
    • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development
  • Feb 17, 2021 | Senate
    • CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
    • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
  • Feb 08, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 02/17/21, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Building
  • Jan 15, 2021 | Senate
    • On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 01/27/21, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
  • Dec 15, 2020 | Senate
    • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development; Appropriations
  • Dec 07, 2020 | Senate
    • Filed