Charitable gaming; authorizes jumbo bingo. (HB473)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield)

Progress

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

Description

Charitable gaming; jumbo bingo. Authorizes the conduct of a new charitable game known as jumbo bingo. The bill sets out the terms and conditions under which jumbo bingo may be conducted, provides for the licensing of jumbo bingo network providers, and sets the maximum prize amount for jumbo bingo. The bill defines the terms "jumbo bingo," "pari-mutuel play," and "jumbo bingo network provider," and contains technical amendments. The bill also raises the instant bingo prize amount from $599 to $1,000. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Committee
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103404D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB473)
02/03/2012Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends no action
02/14/2012Left in General Laws