Florida Senate - 2010 SB 364
By Senator Fasano
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to bingo; amending s. 849.0931, F.S.;
3 authorizing the dispensing of instant bingo tickets by
4 electronic or mechanical devices; requiring that such
5 devices be capable of recording certain transaction
6 information; providing an effective date.
8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
10 Section 1. Paragraph (i) is added to subsection (13) of
11 section 849.0931, Florida Statutes, to read:
12 849.0931 Bingo authorized; conditions for conduct;
13 permitted uses of proceeds; limitations.—
15 (i) Instant bingo tickets may be dispensed, subject to the
16 other provisions of this section, by an electronic or mechanical
17 device. An electronic or mechanical device used to dispense such
18 tickets is exempt from regulation under ss. 849.15 and 849.16.
19 However, the device must be capable of recording each ticket
20 dispensed, the number of coins or amount of money received for
21 each ticket, and totals of each for all tickets dispensed.
22 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2010.