HB 950 Charitable gaming; regulations of Charitable Gaming Board, report.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Charitable gaming; regulations of the Charitable Gaming Board; prohibited acts.  Limits the number of bingo games per session to no more than 50; requires the Charitable Gaming Board to adopt regulations prescribing (i) the condition by which nonmembers of an organization may participate in the conduct of bingo so long as the nonmembers are under the direct supervision of a bona fide member of the organization during the bingo game and (ii) the minimum time interval required between the conduct of bingo games, which time shall not be less than 30 minutes; increases the number of Lucky 7 and other progressive bingo games from one to six per session and eliminates winner-take-all games. The bill also requires that the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services shall report to the chairs of the House Committee on General Laws and the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology on or before December 1, 2010 concerning the Department's efforts to increase the number of Department-approved independent laboratory testers in order to expedite the Department's approval process for new charitable games. The bill is a recommendation of the Special Subcommittees of the House Committee on General Laws and the Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology.

Full text:
01/13/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101393D  pdf
02/09/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104405D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/22/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB950ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0429)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Conference amendments

Status:
01/13/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101393D
01/13/10  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/10  House: Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/04/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/09/10  House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/09/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104405D-H1
02/10/10  House: Read first time
02/11/10  House: Read second time
02/11/10  House: Committee substitute agreed to 10104405D-H1
02/11/10  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB950H1
02/12/10  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/12/10  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
02/15/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/24/10  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N)
02/26/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
03/01/10  Senate: Read third time
03/01/10  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
03/01/10  Senate: Amendment by Senator Quayle agreed to
03/01/10  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/01/10  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 1-N)
03/02/10  House: Placed on Calendar
03/03/10  House: Senate amendment rejected by House (1-Y 94-N)
03/03/10  House: VOTE: --- REJECTED (1-Y 94-N)
03/05/10  Senate: Senate insisted on amendment (38-Y 0-N)
03/05/10  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
03/08/10  House: House acceded to request
03/09/10  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/09/10  Senate: Senators: Barker, Vogel, Quayle
03/09/10  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/09/10  House: Delegates: Jones, Albo, Dance
03/12/10  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
03/13/10  House: Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 0-N)
03/13/10  House: VOTE: --- ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N)
03/22/10  House: Enrolled
03/22/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB950ER)
03/22/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/25/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/11/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 429 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0429)