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Record Group Number: 000900
Series/Collection Number: .T SAPR
Creator: Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Committee on Appropriations.
Title, Dates: Committee audio recordings, 1982-1994, 1998-2021.
Amount: 18 DVDs
2837 audio tapes
1684 compact disks
Medium Included: audiotapes cassette
Organization/Arrangement: Chronological.
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Biographical/Historical:     In 1980, the Senate Committee on Appropriations (1980-present) became a standing committee with a permanent staff under the provisions of Ch. 68-35, Laws.  The Committee develops the annual appropriations bill for the financing of state government.  It also reviews legislation involving appropriations or having a fiscal impact.  This Committee had previously been established from 1976 to 1978.  Prior to 1976 and from 1978 to 1980, the Committee's functions were handled by the Senate Committee on Ways and Means. From 1998 to 2000 it operated as the Senate Budget Committee.
Summary:     This series contains audio recordings of the Senate Committee on Appropriations from 1980 to 1994, and from 2000 to present.  The tapes and discs document committee and subcommittee meetings and contain discussion on legislation pertaining to appropriations, budgets, and government spending issues.  This committee name was changed to Ways and Means in 1994 and from 1998 to 2000 it was called the Senate Budget Committee.  This series also includes audio from Budget Conference meetings. The tapes and discs are not transcribed or indexed.
Finding Aids: Item listing available. 0
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Subject Access Fields: Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Committee on Budget.
Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Committee on Appropriations.
Budget Florida
Finance, Public Florida
Electronic records (digital records). aat
Machine-readable artifacts. aat
Sound recordings. aat
Legislative tapes.
Florida Appropriations and expenditures
Added Entries Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Committee on Ways and Means.
Florida. Legislature.  --Senate.  --Budget Committee.