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2017 Regular Session



Procurement and Pensions - State Sanctions - Discriminatory Boycott of Israel

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 2:30 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)

Synopsis:Altering specified provisions of the State procurement law relating to the debarment of specified persons engaged in investment activities in Iran to include persons participating in a boycott of the State of Israel; and altering specified provisions of law requiring the Board of Trustees for the State Retirement and Pension System to take divestment action with regard to investments in a company doing business in Iran or Sudan to include a company participating in a boycott of Israel.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Zirkin, Brochin, Conway, DeGrange, Feldman, Jennings, Kagan, Madaleno, Peters, Serafini, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0949
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
State Pensions and Retirement
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
International Affairs -see also- Foreign Trade
Investments -see also- Securities
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(17-701, 17-702, 17-703 through 17-707)
Article - State Personnel and Pensions

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.