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 Bill Status of HB1140  98th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Lou Lang - Ed Sullivan, Jr.

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Antonio Muñoz)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/26/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0111

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
230 ILCS 40/35

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Video Gaming Act. Replaces language concerning devices that award credits with language providing that no person may own, operate, have in his or her possession or custody or under his or her control, or permit to be kept in any place under his or her possession or control, any game device that, for payment to participate in the game, awards replay credits and contains a circuit, meter, or switch capable of removing replay credits by means other than playing the game device and recording the removal of the replay credits when the award of replay credits is dependent upon chance. Provides that a replay credit shall be deemed something of value. Removes obsolete language regarding video gaming terminals operated for amusement only.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Video Gaming Act. Provides that the use of a game device is not prohibited if the game device is used in an activity that is not gambling under specified provisions the Criminal Code of 2012.

DateChamber Action
  1/30/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Lou Lang
  2/1/2013HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2013HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  2/25/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Lou Lang
  2/25/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/11/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Executive Committee
  3/20/2013HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Executive Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/20/2013HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Executive Committee; 011-000-000
  3/20/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Ed Sullivan, Jr.
  4/16/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 098-018-000
  4/17/2013SenateArrive in Senate
  4/17/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/17/2013SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muñoz
  4/17/2013SenateFirst Reading
  4/17/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/24/2013SenateAssigned to Executive
  5/2/2013SenateDo Pass Executive; 014-001-000
  5/2/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 6, 2013
  5/15/2013SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 16, 2013
  5/16/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 037-010-000
  5/16/2013HousePassed Both Houses
  6/14/2013HouseSent to the Governor
  7/26/2013HouseGovernor Approved
  7/26/2013HouseEffective Date January 1, 2014
  7/26/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0111

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