SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 7, 2020
GAMING & LEISURE PROPERTIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
845 Berkshire Blvd., Suite 200
Wyomissing, PA 19610
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $.01 per share
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On February 7, 2020, the operating partnership of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc., a Pennsylvania corporation, GLP Capital, L.P., a Pennsylvania limited partnership (the “Operating Partnership”), and GLP Financing II, Inc., a Delaware corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of the Operating Partnership (“Capital Corp.” and, together with the Operating Partnership, the “Issuers”), elected to call for full redemption all $215.2 million aggregate principal amount of the Issuers’ outstanding 4.875% Senior Notes due November 2020 (the “2020 Notes”) and all $400.0 million aggregate principal amount of the Issuers’ outstanding 4.375% Senior Notes due April 2021 (the “2021 Notes” and, together with the 2020 Notes, the “Notes”) and notices of redemption have been sent to all registered holders of the Notes. The date of redemption for the Notes is March 8, 2020 (the “Redemption Date”), with payment of the applicable redemption prices to be made on March 9, 2020.
The redemption price for each series of Notes will be equal to the sum of the present values of the remaining scheduled payments of principal and interest on such Notes (exclusive of interest accrued to, but not including, the Redemption Date) as determined in accordance with the indenture governing the Notes, on the third business day prior to the Redemption Date, plus accrued and unpaid interest to, but excluding the Redemption Date.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The cover page from the Company's Current Report on Form 8-K, dated February 7, 2020, formatted in Inline XBRL.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: February 7, 2020
GAMING AND LEISURE PROPERTIES, INC.
/s/ Steven T. Snyder
Steven T. Snyder
Chief Financial Officer