Miami-Dade Legislative Item
File Number: 112406
   Clerk's Official Copy   

File Number: 112406 File Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Version: 0 Reference: R-929-11 Control: Board of County Commissioners
File Name: GENERAL PURPOSE FOREIGN TRADE ZONE Introduced: 11/14/2011
Requester: Seaport Cost: Final Action: 11/3/2011
Agenda Date: 11/3/2011 Agenda Item Number: 8K1
Notes: THIS IS FINAL VERSION AS ADOPTED; ALSO SEE 112268 Title: RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OR HIS DESIGNEE TO APPLY TO THE U.S. FOREIGN-TRADE ZONES BOARD FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING AND ADMINISTERING A GENERAL-PURPOSE FOREIGN TRADE ZONE [SEE ORIGINAL ITEM UNDER FILE NO. 112268]
Indexes: FOREIGN TRADE ZONE
Sponsors: Rebeca Sosa, Prime Sponsor
Sunset Provision: No Effective Date: Expiration Date:
Registered Lobbyist: None Listed


Legislative History

Acting Body Date Agenda Item Action Sent To Due Date Returned Pass/Fail

County Attorney 11/18/2011 Assigned Richard Seavey

County Mayor 11/14/2011 Assigned County Attorney 11/3/2011
REPORT: Seaport (Amended version to 112268. Amended to insert a Whereas Clause after the first Whereas Clause to read as follows: “ Whereas, this Board ultimately wishes to extend the benefits of the general purpose foreign trade zone to the entirety of Miami-Dade County”.) - Comm. Sosa Sponsor

County Mayor 11/14/2011 Assigned Jack Osterholt 11/14/2011

Board of County Commissioners 11/3/2011 8K1 AMENDED Adopted as amended P
REPORT: Assistant County Attorney Hugo Benitez read a proposed amendment to the foregoing proposed resolution into the record. Hearing no further questions or comments, the foregoing proposed resolution was adopted as amended to insert a “Whereas Clause” after the first “Whereas Clause” on handwritten page 5 with the following language: “ Whereas, this Board ultimately wishes to extend the benefits of the general purpose foreign trade zone to the entirety of Miami-Dade County.”

Legislative Text


TITLE
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OR HIS DESIGNEE TO APPLY TO THE U.S. FOREIGN-TRADE ZONES BOARD FOR THE PURPOSE OF ESTABLISHING AND ADMINISTERING A GENERAL-PURPOSE FOREIGN TRADE ZONE

BODY


WHEREAS, this Board wishes to promote investment and employment opportunities

within Miami-Dade County, and
WHEREAS, this Board ultimately wishes to extend the benefits of the general
purpose foreign trade zone to the entirety of Miami-Dade County; and
WHEREAS, this Board desires to accomplish the purposes outlined in the accompanying memorandum, a copy which is incorporated herein by reference,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FLORIDA, that:
Section 1. The foregoing recital is incorporated in this resolution and is approved.
Section 2. This Board herby approves the application for establishment of a general purpose foreign trade zone.
Section 3. The Board hereby authorizes the County Mayor or designee to apply to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones Board for a grant of authority to establish and administer a general purpose foreign trade zone.



Home  |   Agendas  |   Minutes  |   Legislative Search  |   Lobbyist Registration  |   Legislative Reports
2014 BCC Meeting Calendar  |   Miami-Dade County Code of Ordinances   |   ADA Notice  |  

Home  |  Using Our Site  |  About Phone Directory  |  Privacy  |  Disclaimer

E-mail your comments, questions and suggestions to Webmaster  

Web Site 2014 Miami-Dade County.
All rights reserved.