Illegal gambling; definition. (SB1738)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Illegal gambling; definition. Amends the definition of illegal gambling to clarify that the making, placing, or receipt of any bet or wager of money or other consideration or thing of value shall include the purchase of a product, Internet access, or other thing made in exchange for a chance to win a prize, stake, or other consideration or thing of value by means of the operation of a gambling device, regardless of whether the chance to win such prize, stake, or other consideration or thing of value may be offered in the absence of a purchase. This bill incorporates SB 1721. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/17/2019Presented and ordered printed 19104327D
01/17/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Committee substitute printed 19105618D-S1
01/30/2019Substitute bill reprinted 19105618D-S1
01/30/2019Incorporates SB1721 (Cosgrove)
01/30/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2019Reported from Finance (15-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Read second time
02/05/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105618D-S1
02/05/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1738S1
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Placed on Calendar
02/08/2019Read first time
02/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/13/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (5-Y 0-N)
02/15/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Read second time
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2019Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2019Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/20/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Enrolled
02/23/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1738ER)
02/23/2019Signed by President
02/23/2019Signed by Speaker
03/04/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
03/04/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 761 (effective 7/1/19)
03/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0761)

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Courts of Justice committee on 08/25/2019. It meets on Monday, 8:00 A.M. and Wednesday, 1/2 hour after adjournment - Senate Room B.

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