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Va. Transportation Enhancement and Toll Abatement Act and Va. Casino Gaming Commission; regulation. (SB697)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Transportation Enhancement and Toll Abatement Act; Virginia Casino Gaming Commission; regulation of casino gaming; penalties. Creates the Virginia Casino Gaming Commission as the licensing body for casino gaming. The bill sets up the regulatory system for casino gaming and provides penalties for violations of the casino gaming law. Under the bill conduct of casino gaming shall be limited to counties, cities, and towns that are located in Planning District 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, or 23. The bill also contains technical amendments. Amends § 2.2-204, § 2.2-3705.3, § 2.2-3711, § 33.1-23.03:1, § 33.1-23.03:2, § 4.1-100, § 4.1-210, § 4.1-231, § 4.1-233, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2013: Awaiting a Vote in the General Laws and Technology Committee

History

  • 09/26/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100293D
  • 09/26/2012 Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 10/10/2012 Impact statement from VCSC (SB697)
  • 01/15/2013 Assigned GL&T sub: #1
  • 01/23/2013 Impact statement from DPB (SB697)
  • 01/28/2013 Passed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)