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HB 5001 - 2012-2013 Budget - Key Vote

Florida Key Votes

Keith Perry voted Yea (Conference Report Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Vetoed (Line Item Veto) (Executive) -

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (32-8) - (Key vote)

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates funds for state government for the 2012-2013 fiscal year.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $29 million for the University of South Florida, Polytechnic (Sec. 1).
  • Appropriates $9,117,278 to school districts that made satisfactory progress during the 2011-2012 fiscal year (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that the tuition for programs leading to a career certificate or an applied technology diploma will be $2.39 per credit hour for Florida residents and $9.56 per credit hour for nonresidents (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that undergraduate tuition for the 2012-2013 academic year will be $111.59 per credit hour (Sec. 2).
  • Reduces appropriations for hospitals by $1.6 million (Sec. 3).
  • Limits emergency room visits to 12 per fiscal year for a non-pregnant Medicaid recipients 21 years of age or older (Sec. 3).
  • Appropriates funds for the Department of Corrections to assess the impact on Jefferson County of closing the Jefferson Correctional Institution (Sec. 4).
  • Prohibits the closure of prisons in rural areas of economic concern (Sec. 4).
  • Appropriates funds for various restoration and conservation projects related to Florida’s Everglades (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (80-37) - (Key vote)

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that appropriates funds for state government for the 2012-2013 fiscal year.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $29 million for the University of South Florida, Polytechnic (Sec. 1).
  • Appropriates $9,117,278 to school districts that made satisfactory progress during the 2011-2012 fiscal year (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that the tuition for programs leading to a career certificate or an applied technology diploma will be $2.39 per credit hour for Florida residents and $9.56 per credit hour for nonresidents (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that undergraduate tuition for the 2012-2013 academic year will be $111.59 per credit hour (Sec. 2).
  • Reduces appropriations for hospitals by $1.6 million (Sec. 3).
  • Limits emergency room visits to 12 per fiscal year for a non-pregnant Medicaid recipients 21 years of age or older (Sec. 3).
  • Appropriates funds for the Department of Corrections to assess the impact on Jefferson County of closing the Jefferson Correctional Institution (Sec. 4).
  • Prohibits the closure of prisons in rural areas of economic concern (Sec. 4).
  • Appropriates funds for various restoration and conservation projects related to Florida’s Everglades (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (33-6) - (Key vote)

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for state government agencies for fiscal year 2012-2013.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $28 million to the University of South Florida (Sec. 1).
  • Appropriates $32 million to Florida State University (Sec. 1).
  • Appropriates $24 million to Florida International University (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (79-38) - (Key vote)

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for state government agencies for fiscal year 2012-2013.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: 2012-2013 Budget

Sponsors

  • Denise Grimsley (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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