CS/SB 226: Racing Animals
GENERAL BILL by Regulated Industries ; Latvala ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sobel
Racing Animals; Revising the prohibition on the use of certain medications or substances on racing animals; authorizing the Division of Pari-mutuel Wagering within the Department of Business and Professional Regulation to solicit input from the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; requiring the division to notify the owners or trainers, stewards, and the appropriate horsemen’s association of all drug test results; expanding violations to include prohibited substances that break down during a race found in specimens collected after a race, etc.
Last Action: 4/2/2015 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 239 (Ch. 2015-88) -SJ 341
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Regulated Industries (RI)
- Agriculture (AG)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Regulated Industries; Agriculture; Appropriations -SJ 47
• On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 02/18/15, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Regulated Industries; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 159
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Agriculture -SJ 159
• Introduced -SJ 47
• CS by Regulated Industries read 1st time -SJ 151
• On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 03/10/15, 10:00 am, 301 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Agriculture; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 190
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 190
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/18/15, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 226
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 226
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/01/15
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/02/15
• Read 2nd time -SJ 341
• Substituted CS/HB 239 -SJ 341
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 239 (Ch. 2015-88) -SJ 341
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