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SB-800 Horse racing: safety.(2019-2020)

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Date Published: 01/07/2020 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2019–2020 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill
No. 800


Introduced by Senator Dodd

January 07, 2020


An act relating to horse racing.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 800, as introduced, Dodd. Horse racing: safety.
The Horse Racing Law, vests the California Horse Racing Board with jurisdiction and supervision over horse racing meetings in this state on which wagering is held or conducted, and over all persons or things having to do with the operation of those meetings. Existing law authorizes the board to issue a license to conduct a racing meeting at the racetrack specified in the license, subject to certain conditions, including that the board has inspected and approved the racetrack as conforming to the safety standards established by the board.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation that will address horse racing safety.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation that will address horse racing safety.