FL S0008 | 2021 | 1st Special Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on July 8 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-08 - Chapter No. 2021-271, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 2-A (Ch. 2021-268)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Revising the application requirements for an operating license to conduct pari-mutuel wagering for a pari-mutuel facility; prohibiting greyhound permitholders from conducting live racing; specifying that certain permitholders that do not conduct live racing or games retain their permit and remain pari-mutuel facilities; specifying that, if such permitholder has been issued a slot machine license, the permitholder's facility remains an eligible facility, continues to be eligible for a slot machine license, is exempt from certain provisions of ch. 551, F.S., is eligible to be a guest track, and, if the permitholder is a harness horse racing permitholder, is eligible to be a host track for intertrack wagering and simulcasting and remains eligible for a cardroom license, etc.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-19 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#469 (Y: 73 N: 43 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-18 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RCS#6 (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-17 - Senate - Senate Appropriations (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-07-08 Chapter No. 2021-271, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 2-A (Ch. 2021-268)
2021-05-25 Approved by Governor
2021-05-20 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2021-05-19SenateOrdered enrolled
2021-05-19HouseMessage sent to senate
2021-05-19HouseCS passed; YEAS 73, NAYS 43
2021-05-19HouseRead 3rd time
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 365871 Failed
2021-05-19HouseRead 2nd time
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 663291 withdrawn
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 358093 withdrawn
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 365871 filed
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 358093 filed
2021-05-19HouseAmendment 663291 filed
2021-05-18House1st Reading (Engrossed 1)
2021-05-18HouseBill added to Special Order Calendar (5/19/2021)
2021-05-18HouseBill referred to House Calendar
2021-05-18HouseIn Messages
2021-05-18SenateCS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0
2021-05-18SenateRead 3rd time
2021-05-18SenateAmendment(s) adopted (234656, 508950, 885116)
2021-05-18SenateRead 2nd time
2021-05-17SenateCS by Appropriations read 1st time
2021-05-17SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 05/18/21
2021-05-17SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2021-05-17SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2021-05-17SenateCS by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
2021-05-14SenateOn Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 05/17/21, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2021-05-14SenateReferred to Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

S2 (Related) 2021-07-08 - Chapter No. 2021-268, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 4-A (Ch. 2021-269), CS/SB 8-A (Ch. 2021-271)
H7 (Same As) 2021-05-19 - 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)
H1 (Similar To) 2021-05-19 - 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 2)

Code Citations

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Florida State Sources

Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021A/8A/Vote/2021-05-17%200200PM~S00008A%20Vote%20Record.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021A/8A/Vote/SenateVote_s00008Ac1006.PDF
Roll Callhttps://www.flsenate.gov/Session/Bill/2021A/8A/Vote/HouseVote_s00008Ae1469.PDF

Bill Comments