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Senate Bill 0588


Senate Bill 0588

ARCHIVE (2011)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Charity gaming. Requires that an annual charity game night license must specify the dates of the permitted events. Specifies that an annual charity game night event is considered to begin at noon of the calendar day specified on the license and end at 11:59 a.m. of the immediately following calendar day. Provides that facilities and locations may not be used for more than three annual charity game night events per calendar week. Provides that a particular annual charity game night event is attributed to the calendar week in which the event is considered to begin. Excludes annual charity game night events from the application of a statute prohibiting a location or facility to be rented for more than three calendar days for allowable events. Specifies that the amount of the rent for facilities, locations, and personal property used for an annual charity game night event may not be based on the revenue generated from the event. Allows patrons to deal the cards in card games conducted at a charity game night. (Current law allows patrons to deal only in euchre games.)
    Current Status:
     In Committee - first House
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