SB 1202 Commercial Space Flight Authority; development of six-year strategic plan.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Commercial Space Flight Authority. Requires the Executive Director of the Commercial Space Flight Authority (the Authority) to develop and present to the Authority's board of directors (the Board) every four years a six-year strategic plan for its adoption and eliminates the requirement that a strategic plan be submitted to the Governor and General Assembly every four years. The bill also clarifies that the public purpose of the Authority is to promote (i) industrial and economic development and (ii) scientific and technological research and development for the commercial space flight industry. The bill provides that the Executive Director of the Authority also serves as the Chief Executive Officer; specifies that the Governor's appointments to the Board have experience in the aerospace industry, the financial industry, higher education, or the marketing industry or in scientific research and development; and eliminates the requirement that the Board form a nonvoting advisory committee.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102147D  pdf | impact statement
01/26/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17102147D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/22/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1202ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0633)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102147D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/23/17  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
01/25/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/26/17  Senate: Read second time
01/26/17  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/26/17  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1202E
01/26/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17102147D-E
01/27/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Placed on Calendar
01/31/17  House: Read first time
01/31/17  House: Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
02/13/17  House: Reported from Science and Technology with amendment (19-Y 1-N)
02/14/17  House: Read second time
02/15/17  House: Read third time
02/15/17  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/15/17  House: Passed House with amendment (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N)
02/22/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/22/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1202ER)
02/22/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/22/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/23/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/17
02/23/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 633 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0633)