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Senate Bill 0340


Senate Bill 0340

ARCHIVE (2011)

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DIGEST OF SB340 (Updated April 25, 2011 2:12 pm - DI 84)


Charity gaming. Establishes the charity gaming study committee for the 2011 interim. Authorizes a qualified organization to use volunteer ticket agents (VTA). Requires a qualified organization to provide to the gaming commission a list containing: (1) the name, address, and telephone number of each retail establishment whose employees will serve as volunteer ticket agents; and (2) the name of the general manager of each retail establishment listed by the qualified organization. Provides that each ticket or entry sold by a volunteer ticket agent must have the name of the qualified organization, the date of the allowable event, and a valid license number for the allowable event. Requires all tickets sold by volunteer ticket agents to be numbered sequentially. Requires a qualified organization to provide to the gaming commission the name, address, and telephone number of each person who served as a volunteer ticket agent. Increases the number of days that a qualified organization can conduct charity gaming under a festival license from four to five days. Provides that a worker at a bingo event may participate as a player at the bingo event under certain circumstances. Authorizes a qualified organization to accept credit cards for certain sales occurring at an allowable event. Prohibits the acceptance of credit cards or extending credit for the chance to play a game of chance or to purchase a licensed supply at an allowable event. Excludes revenue from related activities occurring at an allowable event from the determination of a qualified organization's license renewal fee.
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