Casino gaming; requirements for issuance of operator's license, human trafficking training. (HB1944)

Introduced By

Del. Shelly Simonds (D-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), and Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Casino gaming; requirements for issuance of operator's license; human trafficking training. Requires applicants for operator's licenses to have established a policy requiring all license and permit holders who interact directly with the public in the casino gaming establishment to complete a training course acceptable to the Virginia Lottery Department in how to recognize and report suspected human trafficking in order to be eligible for the issuance of an operator's license. Read the Bill »


01/17/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the General Laws Committee


01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102546D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1944)
01/17/2021Assigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming

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