§ 626.951 Declaration of purpose
§ 626.9511 Definitions
§ 626.9521 Unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive acts or practices prohibited; penalties
§ 626.9531 Identification of insurers, agents, and insurance contracts
§ 626.9541 Unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive acts or practices defined
§ 626.9543 Holocaust victims
§ 626.9545 Improper charge identification incentive program
§ 626.9551 Favored agent or insurer; coercion of debtors
§ 626.9561 Power of department and office
§ 626.9571 Defined practices; hearings, witnesses, appearances, production of books and service of process
§ 626.9581 Cease and desist and penalty orders
§ 626.9591 Appeals from the department or office
§ 626.9601 Penalty for violation of cease and desist orders
§ 626.9611 Rules
§ 626.9621 Provisions of part additional to existing law
§ 626.9631 Civil liability
§ 626.9641 Policyholders, bill of rights
§ 626.9651 Privacy
§ 626.9701 Rate increases and premium surcharges; consideration of certain noncriminal violations for excessive speed prohibited
§ 626.9702 Illegal dealings in premiums; excess charges for insurance
§ 626.9705 Life or disability insurance; illegal dealings
§ 626.9706 Life insurance; discrimination on basis of sickle-cell trait prohibited
§ 626.9707 Disability insurance; discrimination on basis of sickle-cell trait prohibited
§ 626.973 Fictitious groups
§ 626.9741 Use of credit reports and credit scores by insurers
§ 626.9743 Claim settlement practices relating to motor vehicle insurance
§ 626.9744 Claim settlement practices relating to property insurance
§ 626.9885 Financial institutions conducting insurance transactions
§ 626.989 Investigation by department or Division of Investigative and Forensic Services; compliance; immunity; confidential information; reports to division; division investigator’s power of arrest
§ 626.9891 Insurer anti-fraud investigative units; reporting requirements; penalties for noncompliance
§ 626.9892 Anti-Fraud Reward Program; reporting of insurance fraud
§ 626.9893 Disposition of revenues; criminal or forfeiture proceedings
§ 626.9894 Gifts and grants
§ 626.9896 Dedicated insurance fraud prosecutors
§ 626.99 Life insurance solicitation

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 626 > Part IX

  • Broadcast: means the broadcast, transmission, simulcast, or exhibition in any medium or manner by means that may include, but are not limited to, community antenna systems that receive and retransmit television or radio signals by wire, cable, or otherwise to television or radio sets, and cable origination networks or programmers that transmit programming to community antenna televisions or closed-circuit systems by wire, cable, satellite, or otherwise. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • current race meet: means the conduct of racing or games pursuant to a current year's operating license issued by the division. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Department: means the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Designated slot machine gaming area: means the area or areas of a facility of a slot machine licensee in which slot machine gaming may be conducted in accordance with the provisions of this chapter. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Distributor: means any person who sells, leases, or offers or otherwise provides, distributes, or services any slot machine or associated equipment for use or play of slot machines in this state. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Division: means the Division of Pari-mutuel Wagering of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Division: means the Division of Pari-mutuel Wagering within the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Eligible facility: means any licensed pari-mutuel facility located in Miami-Dade County or Broward County existing at the time of adoption of…. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Event: means a single contest, race, or game within a performance. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Fronton: means a building or enclosure that contains a playing court with three walls designed and constructed for playing the sport of jai alai or pelota. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Guest track: means a track or fronton receiving or accepting an intertrack wager. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Handle: means the aggregate contributions to pari-mutuel pools. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Horserace permitholder: means any thoroughbred entity permitted under the provisions of this chapter to conduct pari-mutuel wagering meets of thoroughbred racing; any harness entity permitted under this chapter to conduct pari-mutuel wagering meets of harness racing; or any quarter horse entity permitted under this chapter to conduct pari-mutuel wagering meets of quarter horse racing. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Host track: means a track or fronton conducting a live or simulcast race or game that is the subject of an intertrack wager. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • insurance contract: means a written contract of, or a written agreement for or effecting, insurance, or the certificate thereof, by whatever name called, and includes all clauses, riders, endorsements, and papers which are a part thereof. See Florida Statutes 626.9511
  • Manufacturer: means any person who manufactures, builds, rebuilds, fabricates, assembles, produces, programs, designs, or otherwise makes modifications to any slot machine or associated equipment for use or play of slot machines in this state for gaming purposes. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • minor: includes any person who has not attained the age of 18 years. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • oath: includes affirmations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • Pari-mutuel: means a system of betting on races or games in which the winners divide the total amount bet, after deducting management expenses and taxes, in proportion to the sums they have wagered individually and with regard to the odds assigned to particular outcomes. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • pelota: means a ball game of Spanish origin played on a court with three walls. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Performance: means a series of events, races, or games performed consecutively under a single admission charge. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, association, partnership, reciprocal exchange, interinsurer, Lloyds insurer, fraternal benefit society, or business trust or any entity involved in the business of insurance. See Florida Statutes 626.9511
  • Purse: means the cash portion of the prize for which a race or game is contested. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Quarter horse: means a breed of horse developed in the western United States which is capable of high speed for a short distance and used in quarter horse racing registered with the American Quarter Horse Association. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Slot machine: means any mechanical or electrical contrivance, terminal that may or may not be capable of downloading slot games from a central server system, machine, or other device that, upon insertion of a coin, bill, ticket, token, or similar object or upon payment of any consideration whatsoever, including the use of any electronic payment system except a credit card or debit card, is available to play or operate, the play or operation of which, whether by reason of skill or application of the element of chance or both, may deliver or entitle the person or persons playing or operating the contrivance, terminal, machine, or other device to receive cash, billets, tickets, tokens, or electronic credits to be exchanged for cash or to receive merchandise or anything of value whatsoever, whether the payoff is made automatically from the machine or manually. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Slot machine facility: means a facility at which slot machines as defined in this chapter are lawfully offered for play. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Slot machine license: means a license issued by the division authorizing a pari-mutuel permitholder to place and operate slot machines as provided by…. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Slot machine licensee: means a pari-mutuel permitholder who holds a license issued by the division pursuant to this chapter that authorizes such person to possess a slot machine within facilities specified in…. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Slot machine operator: means a person employed or contracted by the owner of a licensed facility to conduct slot machine gaming at that licensed facility. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Slot machine revenues: means the total of all cash and property, except nonredeemable credits, received by the slot machine licensee from the operation of slot machines less the amount of cash, cash equivalents, credits, and prizes paid to winners of slot machine gaming. See Florida Statutes 626.973
  • Takeout: means the percentage of the pari-mutuel pools deducted by the permitholder prior to the distribution of the pool. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • Thoroughbred: means a purebred horse whose ancestry can be traced back to one of three foundation sires and whose pedigree is registered in the American Stud Book or in a foreign stud book that is recognized by the Jockey Club and the International Stud Book Committee. See Florida Statutes 626.8991
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 88.6011