FLORIDA GAMING CONTROL COMMISSION; GAMING ENFORCEMENT (Program); PARI-MUTUEL WAGERINGGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$8,963,36959.00$00.00$8,963,36959.00
 

 
Policy Area:  REGULATION AND LICENSING
Issue:            REORGANIZATION/TYPE TWO TRANSFER AUTHORIZED IN CHAPTER 2021-269, LOF (CS/SB 4-A) - ADD

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-23 includes the type two transfer of 59 positions, 2,824,529 in Salary Rate, and $8,963,369 recurring Pari-Mutuel Wagering trust fund authority, to transfer the Pari-Mutuel Wagering budget entity from the Department of Business and Professional Regulation (Department) to the Florida Gaming Control Commission (Commission). Chapter 2021-269, Laws of Florida establishes the Commission, to be administratively housed within the Department of Legal Affairs, Office of the Attorney General and provides for a Type Two transfer pursuant to s. 20.06(2), F.S., effective July 1, 2022, of all powers and duties, personnel, administrative rules, and funding of the Department, relating to the regulation of pari-mutuel wagering, slot machines, cardrooms, and the state compliance agency's oversight responsibilities for authorized gaming compacts. This issue was included in the Commission's Legislative Budget Request.