HB 7053 -  Gaming Enforcement

by Commerce Committee and Beltran
Authorizes Office of Statewide Prosecution to investigate & prosecute certain offenses; creates Florida Gaming Control Commission; provides for powers, duties, membership, & removal; provides employee rights, requirements, & powers; requires background screening; provides standards of conduct; requires annual training; requires Commission on Ethics to investigate violations of standards of conduct; provides requirements relating to ex parte communications; provides civil penalties; provides duties of Commission on Ethics; transfers powers, duties, functions, & unexpended balances of funds of DBPR to Florida Gaming Commission; requires DLA to provide administrative support to commission.
Effective Date: on the same date that HB 7055 or similar legislation takes effect
Last Event: Died, reference deferred on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

PCB committee actions:

  • PCB COM 21-03 recommended by:
    Commerce Committee
    • On agenda for: 04/14/21   9:00 AM View Notice
    • Favorable With Amendment(s) (final action) See Votes

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Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Commerce Committee 4/15/2021 6:38:14 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Commerce Committee 4/13/2021 5:26:52 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died, reference deferred Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 04/15/2021 - 11:19 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 04/15/2021 - 9:22 PM Member: Committee: Commerce Committee Version: __