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Record Group Number: 000395
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Creator: Florida. Hotel Commission.
Title, Dates: Hotel Commission record group.
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Biographical/Historical Note:     The post of Hotel Commissioner was created in 1913 (Ch. 6475, Laws of Florida) to inspect public lodging.  The Hotel Commission was created in 1915 (Ch. 6952, Laws) to inspect public lodging and restaurants. The Commission was renamed the Hotel and Restaurant Commission in 1953 (Ch. 28129, Laws).  In 1969 (Ch. 69-106, Laws), the Commission was superseded by the Division of Hotels and Restaurants in  the Department of Business Regulation.
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