Charitable Gaming Board; Texas Hold'em poker events. (SB992)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charitable Gaming Board; Texas Hold'em poker events. Allows a qualified organization to conduct Texas Hold'em poker events in conjunction with its charitable gaming activities. The conditions under which a qualified organization may manage, operate or contract with operators of, or conduct Texas Hold'em poker games and tournaments shall be prescribed by the Charitable Gaming Board. The bill provides that the initial regulations adopted by the Charitable Gaming Board pertaining to the conduct of Texas Hold'em events shall be exempt from the requirements of Article 2 (§ 2.2-4006 et seq.) of the Administrative Process Act (§ 2.2-4000 et seq.). Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/24/2018Unanimous consent to introduce
01/24/2018Presented and ordered printed 18105551D
01/24/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/31/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB992)
02/05/2018Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Committee substitute printed 18106682D-S1
02/05/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB992S1)
02/08/2018Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1509.