Illinois General Assembly - Bill Status for SB0620
Illinois General Assembly

Previous General Assemblies

 Bill Status of SB0620  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  VIDEO GAMING-LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Dave Syverson

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/16/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
230 ILCS 40/5
230 ILCS 40/60


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Video Gaming Act. In the definition of "terminal operator", adds to mean the individual, partnership, corporation, or limited liability company is engaged in the occupation of owning, placing, operating, and maintaining video gaming terminals. Provides that a video gaming terminal is not an amusement for purposes of the Illinois Municipal Code and is a gambling device as defined under federal law. Adds that the act of owning, placing, operating, and maintaining video gaming terminals by terminal operators is an occupation upon which home rule municipalities are prohibited from imposing taxes under the Illinois Constitution.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/24/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Dave Syverson
  2/24/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/24/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/3/2021SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/10/2021SenateTo Executive- Gaming
  4/16/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Back To Top