TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida is banning welfare recipients from using EBT cards at “adult entertainment establishments” like strip clubs and casinos.
Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday signed the bill (HB 701) into law. It was one of 36 bills that Scott signed.
EBT cards – standing for electronic benefit transfer – are like debit cards. Welfare recipients use them to draw down their benefits.
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