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SBx1 1 ( Steinberg )

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Chaptered April 18, 2011
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Location: Governor Governor
April 18, 2011
Approved by the Governor.
 Version: Chaptered
April 6, 2011
Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 12:45 p.m.
April 5, 2011
 Version: Enrolled
April 4, 2011
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 21
Noes: 14
Abstain: 5
April 4, 2011
Assembly amendments concurred in. (Ayes 21. Noes 14. Page 68.) Ordered to engrossing and enrolling.
April 1, 2011
March 31, 2011
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 50
Noes: 23
Abstain: 6
March 31, 2011
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 50. Noes 23. Page 138.) Ordered to the Senate.
March 25, 2011
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 50
Noes: 23
Abstain: 6
March 25, 2011
Ordered to third reading.
 Version: Amended Assembly
March 15, 2011
Read second time. Ordered to third reading.
March 14, 2011
From committee: Do pass. (Ayes 12. Noes 5.) (March 14).
 Vote: Asm Appropriations
Ayes: 12
Noes: 5
Abstain: 0
March 10, 2011
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Assembly
March 8, 2011
Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Assembly
March 7, 2011
From committee: Do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 6. Noes 0.) (March 7).
 Vote: Asm Education
Ayes: 6
Noes: 0
Abstain: 5
March 3, 2011
From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on ED. (Ayes 9. Noes 3.) (March 3). Re-referred to Com. on ED.
 Vote: Asm Utilities and Commerce
Ayes: 9
Noes: 3
Abstain: 3
March 2, 2011
March 1, 2011
Feb. 28, 2011
Referred to Coms. on U. & C. and ED.
Feb. 24, 2011
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 25
Noes: 15
Abstain: 0
Feb. 24, 2011
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 25. Noes 15. Page 44.) Ordered to the Assembly.
Feb. 23, 2011
Read second time. Ordered to third reading.
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 5
Noes: 1
Abstain: 3
Feb. 22, 2011
Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
Feb. 19, 2011
Set for hearing February 23 in APPR. pending receipt.
Feb. 18, 2011
From committee: Do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 7. Noes 3. Page 35.) (February 16).
Feb. 16, 2011
 Vote: Sen Education
Ayes: 7
Noes: 3
Abstain: 1
Feb. 15, 2011
From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on ED. (Ayes 8. Noes 3. Page 35.) (February 15). Re-referred to Com. on ED.
 Vote: Sen Energy, Utilities and Communications
Ayes: 8
Noes: 3
Abstain: 0
Feb. 14, 2011
Feb. 11, 2011
Set for hearing February 16 in ED. pending receipt.
Feb. 10, 2011
Re-referred to Coms. on E. U. & C. and ED.
Feb. 1, 2011
Introduced. Read first time. Referred to Com. on RLS.
 Version: Introduced
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