April 26, 2021 •
Florida Special Session Announced to Address Gaming Compact
Florida House Speaker Chris Sprowls and Senate President Wilton Simpson have announced a special session to convene on May 17.
The special session will focus on legislation implementing and ratifying the 30-year gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe of Florida announced on April 23 by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
This expansive compact looks to modernize the state’s gaming industry, authorize sports betting, and is projected to increase revenue by over $6 billion over the next decade.
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