Charitable gaming; regulation of bingo callers. (HB3078)

Introduced By

Del. Watkins Abbitt (I-Appomattox)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charitable gaming; regulation of bingo callers; exceptions. Provides that volunteer fire departments and rescue squads and auxiliary units thereof are exempt from registering with the Department in order to receive remuneration as a bingo caller. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/16/2007Presented and ordered printed 070873200
01/16/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2007Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
01/22/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3078)
01/30/2007Reported from General Laws with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Read first time
02/01/2007Read second time
02/01/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB3078E
02/01/2007Printed as engrossed 070873200-E
02/02/2007Read third time and passed House (87-Y 7-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/05/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3078E)
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3078ER)
02/16/2007Signed by Speaker
02/19/2007Signed by President
02/20/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3078ER)
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 226 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0226)