- Representative Bill Galvano, center, is being congratulated by Representative Richard Glorioso.
- Photographed on April 21, 2009.
- HB 7145 - Pari-Mutuel Permitholders: Revises provisions for permits to conduct quarter horse race meetings; removes requirements for licensing; removes provisions for application of specified provisions to quarter horse racing; revises authorization to substitute races of other breeds of horses; removes prohibition against transfer or conversion of quarter horse permit; removes restriction on intertrack wagering; provides for transfer of quarter horse racing permit to not-for-profit corporation for certain purposes; provides requirements for a quarter horse racing permitholder to be eligible to conduct intertrack wagering or to operate a cardroom; revises license fee & tax rate for slot machine licensees; provides for minimum tax revenue from operation of slot machines; permits cardroom operators to operate 24 hours day; permits charity tournaments under certain conditions. It was filed on April 13, 2009 but died in conference committee on May 8, 2009.
- Accompanying note: "Rules and Calendar Chairman Representative Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, center, is being congratulated by Representative Richard Glorioso, R-Plant City, upon House approval of the Pari-Mutuel Permitholders bill, HB 7145. Right shows Rep. Marcelo Llorente, R-Miami."
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