SB 2148: Bingo
GENERAL BILL by Argenziano ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Posey ; Wilson
Bingo; revises definitions to include dominoes as authorized game & to allow games other than card games to be played in cardrooms; authorizes rulemaking re poker & dominoes by Pari-mutuel Wagering Div. of DBPR; revises provisions for conduct of bingo sessions & games; provides for accommodations for persons with physical disabilities; provides that chapter does not apply to amusement games or machines which operate by insertion of coin, etc. Amends FS.
Last Action: 5/6/2005 House - Died in Committee on Business Regulation (CC)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Introduced, referred to Regulated Industries; Community Affairs; General Government Appropriations -SJ 00208
• On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 04/05/05, 1:00 pm, 110-S
• Favorable with 3 amendment(s) by Regulated Industries; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 00348
• Now in Community Affairs -SJ 00348
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 04/19/05, 1:30 pm, 401-S
• Favorable by Community Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 00524
• Now in General Government Appropriations -SJ 00524
• On Committee agenda-- General Government Appropriations, 04/26/05, 3:00 pm, 301-S
• Favorable by- General Government Appropriations; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 00639
• Placed on Calendar, on second reading -SJ 00639
• Placed on Special Order Calendar -SJ 00744; Read second time -SJ 00733; Amendment(s) adopted -SJ 00733; Ordered engrossed -SJ 00733
• Read third time -SJ 00761; Amendment(s) adopted -SJ 00761, -SJ 00766; Passed as amended; YEAS 36 NAYS 3 -SJ 00767
• In Messages
• Received, referred to Business Regulation (CC) -HJ 01261
• Died in Committee on Business Regulation (CC)
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