HB 1027 Lottery Law; changes in provisions giving department and director more authority.
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Summary as introduced:
Lottery. Modifies several provisions of the Virginia Lottery Law, generally granting to the Department and Director greater latitude and authority in which to operate the lottery. Among the changes: (i) monthly meetings of the Board are reduced to a minimum of quarterly meetings, (ii) flexibility is given to the Board to determine the types of games qualifying as a lottery, (iii) clarification is made that the Department is not subject to the Virginia Public Procurement Act, (iv) theft of a lottery ticket or prize is established as a crime, and (v) certain notice and venue requirements for assignment of lottery prizes are established.

Full text:
01/14/04  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/14/04 044480150  pdf | impact statements
02/05/04  House: Printed as engrossed 044480150-E  pdf | impact statements
03/19/04  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1027ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/20/04  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0630)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/14/04  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/14/04 044480150
01/14/04  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/04  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 3
02/03/04  House: Reported from General Laws with amds (20-Y 2-N)
02/04/04  House: Read first time
02/05/04  House: Read second time
02/05/04  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/04  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1027E
02/05/04  House: Printed as engrossed 044480150-E
02/06/04  House: Read third time and passed House (87-Y 13-N)
02/06/04  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (87-Y 13-N)
02/06/04  House: Communicated to Senate
02/09/04  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/04  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/25/04  Senate: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 0-N)
02/27/04  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/04  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: Read third time
03/01/04  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: Rec. of Sen. passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER R (39-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/04  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
03/19/04  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1027ER)
03/19/04  House: Enrolled
03/20/04  House: Signed by Speaker
03/21/04  Senate: Signed by President
04/12/04  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 630 (effective 7/1/04)
04/20/04  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0630)