CS/SB 620 -  Local Business Protection Act

by Appropriations and Hutson
Citing this act as the "Local Business Protection Act"; authorizing certain businesses to claim business damages from a county or municipality if the county or municipality enacts or amends certain ordinances or charter provisions; limiting the amount of business damages that may be recovered; specifying ordinances and charter provisions that do not result in liability for business damages; requiring businesses and counties or municipalities to follow certain presuit procedures before businesses file an action for business damages, etc.
Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
Last Event: 06/24/22 Vetoed by Governor on Friday, June 24, 2022 3:22 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Judiciary
    • On agenda for: 11/30/21 9:00 AM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 7   Nays 4
  • Appropriations
    • On agenda for: 01/20/22 11:30 AM
    • Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action) Votes: Yeas 11   Nays 7

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 199089 , Nixon Date Filed: 03/07/22, Line#: 50 House: Failed 03/08/2022 05:13 PM
    • 773345 , Jenne Date Filed: 03/08/22, Line#: 108 House: Failed 03/08/2022 05:20 PM
    • 521123 , Nixon Date Filed: 03/07/22, Line#: 185 House: Failed 03/08/2022 05:27 PM
    • 507868 , Hutson Date Filed: 01/27/22, Line#: 57 Senate: Adopted 1/27/2022 3:17:27 PM
    • 184698 , Hutson Date Filed: 01/25/22, Line#: 82 Senate: Replaced by Substitute 1/27/2022 3:17:47 PM
    • AA 979260 , Farmer Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 34 Senate: Withdrawn 1/27/2022 2:43:24 PM
    • SA 609228 , Hutson Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 71 Senate: Adopted 1/27/2022 3:16:45 PM
    • ASA 429984 , Jones Date Filed: 01/27/22, Line#: 16 Senate: Withdrawn 1/27/2022 3:16:04 PM
    • ASA 571402 , Torres Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 51 Senate: Failed 1/27/2022 3:06:19 PM
    • ASA 541598 , Farmer Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 51 Senate: Failed 1/27/2022 3:12:57 PM
    • ASA 848956 , Hutson Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 68 Senate: Withdrawn 1/27/2022 11:56:17 AM
    • ASA 834272 , Hutson Date Filed: 01/27/22, Line#: 68 Senate: Adopted 1/27/2022 3:13:41 PM
    • 408336 , Farmer Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 108 Senate: Withdrawn 1/27/2022 2:43:41 PM
    • 626878 , Farmer Date Filed: 01/26/22, Line#: 283 Senate: Withdrawn 1/27/2022 2:43:50 PM
    • 889716 , Appropriations, Brandes Date Filed: 01/19/22, Line#: 52 Senate(c): Withdrawn 01/20/2022 02:28 PM
    • 712522 , Appropriations, Hutson Date Filed: 01/18/22, Line#: 66 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 01/20/2022 02:28 PM
    • AA 538150 , Appropriations, Hutson Date Filed: 01/19/22, Line#: 42 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 01/20/2022 02:28 PM

Veto Message

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: Senate Committee: Appropriations 1/24/2022 8:55:22 AM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Appropriations 1/19/2022 10:51:19 AM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Judiciary 11/30/2021 2:40:31 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Judiciary 11/29/2021 9:12:50 AM

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: Senate Date: 01/27/2022 03:48 PM   Yeas: 22 Nays: 14 Action: Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 7] Barcode:
Chamber: House Date: 03/08/2022 05:20 PM   Yeas: 46 Nays: 69 Action: Action 2: Adoption Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 823] Barcode: 773345
Chamber: House Date: 03/09/2022 01:18 PM   Yeas: 69 Nays: 45 Action: Action 2: Passage Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 832] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: Vetoed by Governor Time: 06/24/2022 - 3:22 PM Member: Committee: Version: er
Event: Signed by Officers and presented to Governor Time: 06/17/2022 - 10:18 AM Member: Committee: Version: er
Event: S Ordered enrolled -SJ 761 Time: 03/09/2022 - 1:41 PM Member: Committee: Version: er
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 03/09/2022 - 1:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H CS passed; YEAS 69, NAYS 45 Time: 03/09/2022 - 1:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 03/09/2022 - 12:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 03/08/2022 - 11:36 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Placed on 3rd reading Time: 03/08/2022 - 5:27 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 521123 Failed Time: 03/08/2022 - 5:27 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 773345 Failed Time: 03/08/2022 - 5:20 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 199089 Failed Time: 03/08/2022 - 5:13 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 03/08/2022 - 4:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 773345 filed Time: 03/08/2022 - 8:22 AM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 521123 filed Time: 03/07/2022 - 10:08 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Amendment 199089 filed Time: 03/07/2022 - 10:07 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/07/2022 - 6:15 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/8/2022) Time: 03/07/2022 - 4:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 03/07/2022 - 3:52 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: H In Messages Time: 01/27/2022 - 5:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: e1
Event: S Immediately certified -SJ 236 Time: 01/27/2022 - 4:20 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S CS passed as amended; YEAS 22 NAYS 14 -SJ 231 Time: 01/27/2022 - 3:49 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Read 3rd time -SJ 231 Time: 01/27/2022 - 3:34 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Amendment(s) adopted (507868, 609228) -SJ 231 Time: 01/27/2022 - 3:17 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Read 2nd time -SJ 229 Time: 01/27/2022 - 2:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 221 Time: 01/26/2022 - 4:16 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: c1
Event: S Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/27/22 -SJ 236 Time: 01/24/2022 - 5:25 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading Time: 01/24/2022 - 10:18 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Time: 01/24/2022 - 9:08 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: c1
Event: S CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 11 NAYS 7 -SJ 219 Time: 01/20/2022 - 1:44 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 01/20/22, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building Time: 01/14/2022 - 1:56 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 38 Time: 01/11/2022 - 11:01 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Now in Appropriations Time: 01/10/2022 - 10:58 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S Remaining references corrected to Appropriations -SJ 94 Time: 01/10/2022 - 10:58 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Version: __
Event: S Original reference(s)- removed: Rules Time: 01/10/2022 - 10:58 AM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S Now in Rules Time: 11/30/2021 - 3:15 PM Member: Committee: Rules Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 4 -SJ 95 Time: 11/30/2021 - 12:03 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 11/30/21, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building Time: 11/22/2021 - 2:02 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Referred to Judiciary; Rules; Appropriations -SJ 38 Time: 11/03/2021 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 10/25/2021 - 12:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
70.91 CS/CS/HB 569