Gaming, Commission on; created, sunset provision. (HB2321)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Gaming Study Commission. Creates the Gaming Study Commission to analyze the Commonwealth's existing gaming industry and proposals to expand gaming in Virginia, which include the following: (i) commercial casino gaming, (ii) in-person and online sports wagering, (iii) online and internet gaming, (iv) tribal gaming, (v) historical horse racing, and (vi) electronic devices approved by the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority to be placed in establishments licensed by the Authority. The Commission must submit final recommendations to the General Assembly by November 1, 2019. The bill has an expiration date of January 1, 2020. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102345D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2321)
01/31/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2019Reported from Rules with substitute (13-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute printed 19106103D-H1
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/04/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2321H1)
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106103D-H1
02/04/2019Amendments by Delegate Peace agreed to
02/04/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments HB2321EH1
02/04/2019Printed as engrossed 19106103D-EH1
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House (84-Y 15-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (84-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2321EH1)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
02/14/2019Passed by indefinitely in Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)