Illinois General Assembly - Bill Status for HB2648
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 Bill Status of HB2648  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Robert Rita

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
230 ILCS 40/5
230 ILCS 40/25
230 ILCS 40/30
230 ILCS 40/35
230 ILCS 40/45
230 ILCS 40/55
230 ILCS 40/58
230 ILCS 40/60
720 ILCS 5/28-1from Ch. 38, par. 28-1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Video Gaming Act. Allows for video gaming by organization licensees and inter-track wagering location licensees under the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975; makes conforming changes throughout the Video Gaming Act and in the Criminal Code of 2012. Removes references to organization licensees and inter-track wagering location licensees from the definition of "licensed establishment". Provides that an organization licensee who held that license in 2016 may operate up to 500 video gaming terminals on its premises at any time and an inter-track wagering location licensee may operate up to 5 video gaming terminals at the inter-track wagering location licensee's location or on the premises of the organization licensee with which they are affiliated. Requires organization licensees and inter-track wagering location licensees to deposit 40% of their share of the net terminal income from video gaming into the horsemen purse accounts associated with their respective racetrack to be distributed by agreements between breeds. Makes other changes.

DateChamber Action
  2/14/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert Rita
  2/14/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2019HouseAssigned to Executive Committee
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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