CS/HB 7017 -  Foreign Influence

by State Affairs Committee and Public Integrity & Elections Committee and Grall (CO-SPONSORS) Andrade; Beltran; Byrd; Fabricio; Fischer; Gregory; Robinson, W.; Zika
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.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Ordered enrolled on Monday, April 26, 2021 5:32 PM

PCB committee actions:

  • PCB PIE 21-01 recommended by:
    Public Integrity & Elections Committee

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Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: House Date: 04/14/2021 02:22 PM   Yeas: 117 Nays: 0 Action: Action 2: Passage Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 99] Barcode:
Chamber: Senate Date: 04/26/2021 04:40 PM   Yeas: 39 Nays: 0 Action: Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 60] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Ordered enrolled Time: 04/26/2021 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H In Messages Time: 04/26/2021 - 5:32 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 714 Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Read 3rd time -SJ 714 Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Read 2nd time -SJ 713 Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Substituted for CS/CS/SB 2010 -SJ 714 Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 713 Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: e1
Event: S Received -SJ 505 Time: 04/20/2021 - 6:00 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Referred to Appropriations -SJ 506 Time: 04/19/2021 - 9:39 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: e1
Event: S In Messages Time: 04/15/2021 - 7:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 04/15/2021 - 7:02 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H CS passed as amended; YEAS 117, NAYS 0 Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 04/13/2021 - 8:44 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Placed on 3rd reading Time: 04/13/2021 - 2:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 207711 adopted Time: 04/13/2021 - 2:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 04/13/2021 - 2:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 207711 filed Time: 04/09/2021 - 3:52 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/13/2021) Time: 04/08/2021 - 5:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/08/2021 - 4:50 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 04/08/2021 - 4:50 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 04/07/2021 - 10:26 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 04/07/2021 - 5:02 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 04/07/2021 - 5:02 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of State Affairs Committee Time: 04/07/2021 - 5:00 PM Member: Committee: State Affairs Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by State Affairs Committee Time: 04/06/2021 - 1:32 PM Member: Committee: State Affairs Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to State Affairs Committee agenda Time: 04/02/2021 - 4:26 PM Member: Committee: State Affairs Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in State Affairs Committee Time: 03/22/2021 - 2:58 PM Member: Committee: State Affairs Committee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Appropriations Committee Time: 03/22/2021 - 2:58 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Appropriations Committee Time: 03/22/2021 - 1:47 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to Appropriations Committee agenda Time: 03/18/2021 - 4:15 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in Appropriations Committee Time: 03/17/2021 - 5:39 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Education & Employment Committee Time: 03/17/2021 - 5:39 PM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Education & Employment Committee Time: 03/17/2021 - 5:01 PM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda Time: 03/15/2021 - 4:16 PM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in Education & Employment Committee Time: 03/09/2021 - 9:01 AM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to State Affairs Committee Time: 03/09/2021 - 9:01 AM Member: Committee: State Affairs Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 03/09/2021 - 9:01 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Education & Employment Committee Time: 03/09/2021 - 9:01 AM Member: Committee: Education & Employment Committee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/05/2021 - 5:01 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 03/05/2021 - 1:02 PM Member: Committee: Public Integrity & Elections Committee Version: __