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HB 487: Gaming


Gaming; Creates State Gaming Commission & Department of Gaming Control to oversee pari-mutuel wagering, slot machines, & gaming; deletes Division of Pari-mutuel Wagering within Department of Business and Professional Regulation to conform; redesignates ch. 551, F.S., relating to slot machines, as pt. II of that chapter; creates pts. I & III of ch. 551, F.S., relating to State Gaming Commission & destination resorts, respectively; revises provisions in chs. 550 & 849, F.S., relating to pari-mutuel wagering & gambling, respectively, to conform; conforms other provisions of law.

Effective Date: 7/1/2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 House - Died in Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/26/2011 House • Filed
11/4/2011 House • Referred to Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; Finance and Tax Committee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 50
1/10/2012 House • Introduced -HJ 49
2/1/2012 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee, 02/03/12, 9:00 am, 404 HOB --Temporarily deferred
3/9/2012 House • Died in Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee