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HB 707: Palm Beach County

LOCAL BILL by Abruzzo

Palm Beach County; Authorizes Division of Pari-mutuel Wagering of Department of Business & Professional Regulation to issue slot machine gaming license to any qualified pari-mutuel facility located in Palm Beach County; provides that such license may not authorize slot machine gaming before certain date; provides for payment of license fee, taxes, & regulatory fees; provides for conduct of slot machine gaming operations within designated slot machine gaming area of eligible facility; provides limitation upon number of machines; provides for renewal of license; provides for transfer of license; provides condition of licensure; requires approval by referendum.

Effective Date: only upon its approval by a majority vote of those qualified electors of Palm Beach County voting in a referendum to be held by the Board of County Commissioners of Palm Beach County, in accordance with the provisions of law relating to elections currently in force in Palm Beach County, except that this section shall take effect upon becoming a law
Last Action: 3/9/2012 House - Died in Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/17/2011 House • Filed
11/29/2011 House • Referred to Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee; Finance and Tax Committee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 69
1/10/2012 House • Introduced -HJ 69
3/9/2012 House • Died in Business and Consumer Affairs Subcommittee