Charitable Gaming, Department of; adds athletic associations and booster clubs to definitions. (SB1154)

Introduced By

Sen. Russ Potts (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Charitable Gaming; definitions; athletic associations and booster clubs. Authorizes an athletic association or athletic booster club to sell instant bingo, pull tabs, or seal cards as a part of its annual fund-raising event provided that the sale is limited to a single event in a calendar year and the event is open to the public. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071543788
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1154)
01/24/2007Rereferred to General Laws and Technology
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time
02/06/2007Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/08/2007Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming (Gear)
02/14/2007Read second time
02/15/2007Read third time
02/15/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/15/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/15/2007Passed House with amendments (69-Y 30-N)
02/19/2007House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1154ER)
02/28/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1154ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/02/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 160 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0160)