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SB 7 - Incentives for Science-Based Businesses - Key Vote

Missouri Key Votes

Jay Houghton voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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NOTE: THIS BILL WAS VOTED ON DURING A SPECIAL SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE

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Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (94-48) - (Key vote)

Title: Incentives for Science-Based Businesses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a fund to provide grants for technology-related businesses.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the use of up to 80 percent of the fund for the construction of research facilities at public and private non-profit institutions (Sec. A).
  • Authorizes the appropriation of at least 20 percent and up to 50 percent of the fund for grants to public and private non-profit institutions pursuing life science technology research, and that of this money, 20 percent must be spent on grants funding research regarding tobacco-related illnesses (Sec. A).
  • Establishes the "Missouri Technology Corporation" as a non-profit to administer the fund (Sec. A).
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NOTE: THIS BILL WAS VOTED ON DURING A SPECIAL SESSION OF THE LEGISLATURE

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Incentives for Science-Based Businesses

Sponsors

  • Robert N. 'Rob' Mayer (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
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