Charitable Gaming, Division of; authorized to contract with State Lottery one-time raffle. (SB1420)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patrons Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), and Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charitable Gaming; one-time raffle. Requires the Department of Charitable Gaming to contract with the State Lottery Department to provide administrative and marketing support for a one-time raffle conducted by a qualified organization as defined in 18.2-340.16, the proceeds, after payment of expenses, prizes, and 20 percent to the Virginia Film Incentive, shall be paid to the qualified organization conducting the raffle. The bill sets out the requirements for the conduct of the raffle. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Presented and ordered printed 098391528
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/30/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1420)
02/04/2009Left in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)