Florida Senate - 2013 SB 394 By Senator Hays 11-00432-13 2013394__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to ticketholders’ rights; creating s. 3 501.166, F.S.; declaring that an event or admission 4 ticket purchased by an individual consumer is the 5 consumer’s personal property; providing that certain 6 restrictions on the transfer or resale of event or 7 admission tickets are void; providing for 8 applicability; providing an effective date. 9 10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 11 12 Section 1. Section 501.166, Florida Statutes, is created to 13 read: 14 501.166 Ticketholders’ rights.—An event or admission ticket 15 purchased by an individual consumer is deemed the personal 16 property of the consumer. Any restriction imposed upon the 17 purchase of the ticket by the ticket seller or its agent which 18 prohibits the consumer from transferring or reselling the ticket 19 to another individual consumer, or which imposes conditions upon 20 or prescribes the means or methods of such transaction, is void. 21 This section does not affect the applicability or enforcement of 22 s. 817.355, s. 817.357, s. 817.36, or s. 817.361, or authorize 23 any activity that otherwise violates any of those sections. 24 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2013.