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HB 703 (BR 2288) - T. Riner, T. Moore, R. Henderson, R. Meeks, D. Owens

     AN ACT relating to investment of state funds.
     Provide that the General Assembly finds that the interest of the state-administered retirement systems, the State Investment Commission, and the public are advanced if the state-administered retirement systems and the State Investment Commission curtail investments in Sudan and to encourage the state-administered retirement systems and the State Investment Commission to curtail such investments.


     HCS - Retain original provisions and add a provision dedicating the Act in memory of the victims of the atrocities committed by the Sudanese government's military and its proxy Arab militia forces in the Darfur region of western Sudan.

     Mar 3-introduced in House
     Mar 4-to State Government (H); posting waived
     Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 7-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 10-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 11, 2008
     Mar 11-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 12-received in Senate
     Mar 14-to State & Local Government (S)

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