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The Agency for State Technology was established in 2014 by the Florida Legislature to oversee the state's essential technology projects and house Florida's Chief Information Officer. The agency will manage over $73 million per year in IT spending while maximizing resources, saving taxpayer dollars and delivering more efficient and effective constituent services in the Sunshine State.

HB 7073 passed the House on March 12, 2014, and subsequently passed the Senate on May 2, 2014. The bill establishes an enterprise information technology (IT) governance structure within the executive branch and specifically:

The bill appropriates $4,810,994 and 27 full-time equivalent positions for Fiscal Year 2014-2015.

The bill was approved by the Governor on June 20, 2014, ch. 2014-221, L.O.F., and became effective on July 1, 2014.


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