SB 1152 Va. Racing Comm.; powers; local referenda; prohibitions; penalties.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Virginia Racing Commission; powers; local referenda; prohibitions; criminal penalties. Authorizes the Commission to regulate and establish fees for account wagering. The bill also (i) removes the 2005 sunset on the Commission's authority to alter the required number of live-racing days and (ii) allows towns to conduct referenda on the question of whether pari-mutuel wagering should be allowed.

Full text:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 036302536  pdf | impact statement
01/23/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 032539536-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/25/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1152ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0682)  pdf

Status:
01/08/03  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/08/03 036302536
01/08/03  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/22/03  Senate: Reported from General Laws with sub (13-Y 1-N)
01/23/03  Senate: Committee substitute printed 032539536-S1
01/24/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/24/03  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
01/27/03  Senate: Read second time
01/27/03  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/27/03  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 032539536-S1
01/27/03  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 032539536-S1
01/28/03  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 4-N)
01/28/03  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (34-Y 4-N)
01/28/03  Senate: Communicated to House
01/30/03  House: Placed on Calendar
01/30/03  House: Read first time
01/30/03  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/11/03  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 3
02/13/03  House: Reported from General Laws (21-Y 1-N)
02/17/03  House: Read second time
02/18/03  House: Read third time
02/18/03  House: Pending question ordered
02/18/03  House: Passed House (54-Y 42-N)
02/18/03  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (54-Y 42-N)
02/25/03  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1152ER)
03/05/03  Senate: Enrolled
03/05/03  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/19/03  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 682 (effective 7/1/03)
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0682)