Bill No. CS/CS/CS/HB 1145
Amendment No. 691855
Senate House

1Representative Ford offered the following:
3     Amendment to Amendment (295170) (with title amendment)
4     Between lines 659 and 660, insert:
5     Section 15.  Referendum required to terminate live racing.-
6     (1)  Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, a
7greyhound permitholder must conduct live racing as required by
8the law in effect before July 1, 2011, unless the termination of
9live racing is approved by the electors of the county in which
10the permitholder is located. This section prevails in the event
11of a conflict with any other law, including ss. 550.002(1)(b)
12and 849.086(5)(a), Florida Statutes.
13     (2)  A referendum to approve termination of live racing
14under this section shall be conducted in a manner consistent
15with the procedures to ratify a permit under s. 550.0651,
16Florida Statutes.
T I T L E  A M E N D M E N T
21     Remove line 706 and insert:
22gambling activity; requiring termination of live racing to be
23approved by referendum; providing procedures for the referendum;
24providing an effective date.

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