Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming. (SB1083)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming. Authorizes casino gaming in the Commonwealth to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board. The bill limits casino gaming to certain cities that meet the criteria outlined in the bill and requires that, prior to the establishment of casino gaming operations in such city, the voters of the city approve a referendum on the question of allowing casino gaming in the city. The bill creates the Virginia Indigenous People's Trust Fund, from which a portion of the Commonwealth's share of certain casino gaming tax revenues shall be disbursed to six Virginia Indian tribes. This bill was incorporated into SB 36. Read the Bill »

Status

02/05/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/17/2020Presented and ordered printed 20106002D
01/17/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/30/2020Assigned GL&T sub: Gaming
02/05/2020Incorporated by General Laws and Technology (SB36-Lucas) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)