LAWFER-CURRY,JULIE-POE, WIRSING AND JOHNSON,TOM.
GAMBLING RIGHT TO VOTE ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Gambling Right to Vote Act. Requires an advisory
question to be submitted to the voters of the entire State at the 1998
general election as to whether the General Assembly should give the
voters the right to vote by statewide referendum before the
introduction or expansion of gambling within this State, including
gambling riverboats, betting parlors, slot machines, video lottery
terminals, and land-based casinos. The Act is repealed January 1,
1999. Amends the Election Code to provide that the question submitted
to the voters is not subject to the 3 advisory referenda limitation.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Changes the form of the advisory question to be submitted to the
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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