2008 Regular Session


File Code: Gaming Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 959
Sponsored By:
Delegates F. Turner, Doory, Gilchrist, Rice, Stukes, and Walker
Statewide Phase-Out of Electronic Gaming Devices


Prohibiting a person from purchasing, leasing, selling, transferring, replacing, licensing, or operating an electronic gaming device on or after July 1, 2008, with specified exceptions that would extend the deadline to January 1, 2009, or July 1, 2009; defining "electronic gaming device"; and making the Act an emergency measure.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Ways and Means
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Gaming -see also- Bingo; Lottery; Raffles
Local Government Mandates

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 12-101 , 12-101 , 12-102 , 12-104 , 12-108.1 , 12-111 , 12-301 , 12-302 , 12-304 , 13-101 , 13-203 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered