Charitable gaming; authorizes network bingo. (SB452)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100669D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/25/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB452)
02/06/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Committee substitute printed 12104344D-S1
02/08/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2012Read second time
02/09/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/09/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104344D-S1
02/09/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB452S1
02/10/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB452S1)
02/10/2012Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Passed Senate (27-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Placed on Calendar
02/17/2012Read first time
02/17/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/20/2012Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/28/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/28/2012Continued to 2013 in General Laws


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 54 seconds.