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CS/SB 8: Gaming

GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Galvano

Gaming; Authorizing the Department of the Lottery to create a program that authorizes certain persons to purchase a ticket at a point-of-sale terminal; ratifying and approving a specified compact executed by the Governor and the Seminole Tribe of Florida contingent upon the adoption of specified amendments to the compact; specifying the amendments that must be made to the compact by agreement between the Governor and the Tribe for the compact to be deemed ratified and approved; repealing provisions relating to a requirement that certain jai alai permitholders pay to the state the same aggregate amount of certain fees and taxes as the permitholders paid during a specified year in which they conducted at least 100 live performances, etc.

Effective Date: Contingent
Last Action: 5/2/2017 Senate - Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 679
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Regulated Industries (RI)
  2. Appropriations (AP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/12/2017 Senate • Filed
• Referred to Regulated Industries; Appropriations -SJ 37
1/13/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 01/25/17, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/25/2017 Senate • Favorable by Regulated Industries; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 147
1/26/2017 Senate • Now in Appropriations -SJ 147
2/13/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/23/17, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/23/2017 Senate • CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 14 NAYS 2 -SJ 149
2/27/2017 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/3/2017 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 149
3/7/2017 Senate • Introduced -SJ 37
• CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 135
3/27/2017 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/29/17
3/29/2017 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 253
• Amendment(s) adopted (397210, 460698, 509172, 918434, 974682) -SJ 255, 256
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 256
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/30/2017 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 274
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 32 NAYS 6 -SJ 277
• Immediately certified -SJ 277
3/30/2017 House • In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 511
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/04/17
• Received -HJ 509
4/4/2017 House • Substituted for HB 7037 -HJ 543
• Read 2nd time -HJ 543, 545
• Amendment(s) adopted (837981) -HJ 545, 558
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/5/2017 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 580
• Amendment(s) failed (267723, 272537, 838267, 988857) -HJ 582, 583
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 73 NAYS 40 -HJ 583
• Immediately certified -HJ 583
4/5/2017 Senate • In returning messages
4/12/2017 Senate • Refused to concur, requests House appoint Conference Committee -SJ 342, 358
• Conference Committee appointed: Conference Committee on Gaming: Galvano (Chair), Benacquisto, Braynon, Flores, Hutson, Thurston -SJ 358
4/12/2017 House • In returning messages
4/13/2017 House • Refused to concur, acceded to request for Conference Committee -HJ 637
4/13/2017 Senate • In returning messages
4/13/2017 House • Conference Committee appointed: Conference Committee on Gaming: Diaz, J. (Chair), Geller, La Rosa, Metz, Moskowitz, Nunez -HJ 680
• Bill placed in Conference (Conference Committee on Gaming) -HJ 680
4/13/2017 Senate • Bill placed in Conference (Conference Committee on Gaming)
5/2/2017 Senate • Conference Committee on Gaming dissolved
• Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 679