VIDEO LOTTERY GAMING
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Video Gaming Act. Provides that the Illinois
Department of Revenue shall be responsible for administration and
enforcement of laws relating to video gaming terminals. Amends the
Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act to create a program
for education, training, and research concerning the problem of
compulsive gambling. Amends the Gambling Article of the Criminal
Code to make corresponding changes. Effective January 1, 1998.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB 837 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB 837 does not preempt home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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