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HB 1708 Municipal taxation of electronic gaming machines.

Introduced by: Roslyn C. Tyler | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Municipal taxation of electronic gaming machines. Authorizes any city or town that has general taxing authority under the Uniform Charter Powers Act to impose a tax at a rate not to exceed 10 percent of the amount paid to play an electronic gaming machine, as defined in the bill.

By |2020-01-17T18:28:01-05:00January 17th, 2020|Local Gov't, New Taxes/Fees, Uncategorized|Comments Off on HB 1708 Municipal taxation of electronic gaming machines.

HB 1681 Virginia Charitable Gaming Board; regulations of the Board; electronic or mechanical equipment.

Introduced by: Rodney T. Willett | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Virginia Charitable Gaming Board; regulations of the Board; electronic or mechanical equipment used in the conduct of charitable gaming. Increases the number of electronic pull tabs that may be placed in the social quarters of a qualified organization from nine, as currently provided by Virginia Charitable Gaming Board regulations, to 30.

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HB 1661 Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming.

Introduced by: Betsy B. Carr | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming. Authorizes casino gaming in the Commonwealth to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board (the 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 also provides that if an operator license to conduct casino gaming is issued to an owner that is a Virginia Indian tribe as described in the bill for any city that meets the criteria outlined in the bill,

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HB 1589 Virginia Lottery Board; repeal prohibition against sale of lottery tickets over the Internet.

HB 1589 Virginia Lottery Board; repeal prohibition against sale of lottery tickets over the Internet. Introduced by: Lamont Bagby | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Virginia Lottery Board; repeal prohibition against sale of lottery tickets over the Internet; regulation of the manufacturing, distributing, hosting, and playing of electronic gaming devices; penalties. Renames the Virginia Lottery as the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Department and the Virginia Lottery Board as the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Oversight Board. The bill authorizes the manufacture, distribution, hosting, and playing of electronic gaming devices in the Commonwealth, to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Oversight Board. The bill specifies the licensing requirements for the manufacture, distribution, and hosting of electronic gaming devices and imposes criminal and civil penalties for violations of the law and regulations related to electronic gaming devices. The bill prohibits any host location licensee from offering more than five electronic gaming devices to the public for play at such host location's establishment and allows for a maximum of 15,000 electronic gaming devices in the Commonwealth. The bill imposes a 35 percent tax on all gross profits from the play of electronic gaming devices and provides for disbursement of the tax proceeds.

By |2020-01-15T17:34:57-05:00January 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HB 1589 Virginia Lottery Board; repeal prohibition against sale of lottery tickets over the Internet.

SB 971 Gaming in Virginia; penalties.

Introduced by: Janet D. Howell | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Gaming in Virginia; penalties. Authorizes the manufacture, distribution, owning, hosting, and playing of electronic gaming devices in the Commonwealth, to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board. The bill specifies the licensing requirements for the manufacture, distribution, owning, and hosting of electronic gaming devices and imposes criminal and civil penalties for violations of the law and regulations related to electronic gaming devices. The bill prohibits any host location licensee from offering more than nine electronic gaming devices to the public for play at such host location's establishment. The bill imposes a 10 percent tax on all gross profits from the play of electronic gaming devices and provides for how the tax proceeds are disbursed. The bill also

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SB 960 Virginia Lottery Board; regulation of the manufacturing, distributing, operating, hosting.

Introduced by: Frank M. Ruff, Jr. | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Virginia Lottery Board; regulation of the manufacturing, distributing, operating, hosting, and playing of dominant skill video games; penalties. Authorizes the manufacture, distribution, operation, hosting, and playing of dominant skill video games, defined in the bill, in the Commonwealth, to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board. The bill specifies the licensing requirements for the manufacture, distribution, operation, and hosting of dominant skill video games and imposes criminal and civil penalties for violations of the law and regulations related to dominant skill video games. The bill imposes a 20 percent tax on all gross profits generated from the play of dominant skill video games and the sale of fills, defined in the bill, by distributor licensees to operator licensees and provides for how the tax proceeds are disbursed. The bill also establishes the Problem Gambling Treatment

By |2020-01-14T20:02:09-05:00January 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SB 960 Virginia Lottery Board; regulation of the manufacturing, distributing, operating, hosting.

SB 959 Lottery; repeal prohibition of Internet sales of lottery tickets.

Introduced by: George L. Barker | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Lottery; repeal prohibition of Internet sales of lottery tickets. Authorizes the Lottery to sell tickets over the Internet. Under current law, it is prohibited from doing so.

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HB 1343 Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming.

Introduced by: Jeffrey M. Bourne | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming. Authorizes casino gaming in the Commonwealth to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board (the Board). Casino gaming shall be limited to certain cities that meet the criteria that is outlined in the bill, and a referendum must be passed in the city on the question of allowing casino gaming in the city. This bill is a reenactment of the first enactment of Senate Bill 1126 of the 2019 legislative session.

By |2020-01-12T10:34:39-05:00January 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HB 1343 Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming.