Florida Senate - 2010 SB 368
By Senator Baker
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to motor vehicle racing events;
3 amending s. 549.09, F.S.; providing that a motorsport
4 liability release signed by a minor is valid if the
5 release is also signed by the parent or guardian of
6 the minor; providing an effective date.
8 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
10 Section 1. Paragraph (g) of subsection (1) and subsection
11 (3) of section 549.09, Florida Statutes, are amended to read:
12 549.09 Motorsport nonspectator liability release.—
13 (1) As used in this section:
14 (g) “Nonspectators” means event participants who have
15 signed a motorsport liability release, including a minor if the
16 minor’s parent or guardian has also signed the release.
17 (3)(a) A motorsport liability release may be signed by more
18 than one person if
so long as the release form appears on each
19 page, or side of a page, which is signed. A motorsport liability
20 release shall be printed in 8 point type or larger.
21 (b) A release signed by a minor is valid if the release is
22 also signed by the minor’s parent or guardian.
23 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2010.