Charitable gaming; conduct of instant games, etc., number of sessions. (HB2176)

Introduced By

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charitable gaming; conduct of instant games, etc.; number of sessions. Allows a qualified organization to conduct instant bingo, pull tabs, seal cards, or any other authorized charitable game (i) outside of the social quarters of an organization or (ii) not in connection with a bingo game. The bill requires the Charitable Gaming Board to adopt regulations to effect this change in the law. The bill also eliminates the current limits of two sessions of bingo games, with no more than 55 bingo games per session, that may be conducted in any one calendar day. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103807D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
01/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2176)
01/31/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2017Left in General Laws