Legal & compliance

Bill seeks to create Florida Gaming Control Commission

| By Marese O'Hagan
A bill to create a Gaming Control Commission in Florida has been introduced in the Florida State Senate.

Senate Bill 7076 was introduced by Regulated Industries and calls for the creation of the Florida Gaming Control Commission within the Office of the Attorney General, a move that would help to expand the abilities of the Office of Statewide Prosecution to investigate illegal gambling activity.

The bill outlines that from July 1 2022, the Commission will hold certain responsibilities including governing administrative authority, pari-mutuel betting and slot machine gaming.

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