2012 Regular Session


File Code: Gaming Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1265
Sponsored By:
Senators Peters, Colburn, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Robey, Klausmeier, and Ferguson
Gaming - Video Lottery Terminals and Table Games


Authorizing the awarding of an additional video lottery operation license and 4,750 additional video lottery terminals for a video lottery facility in a specified location in Prince George's County; requiring, after a specified date, specified video lottery terminal devices be owned or leased by specified video lottery operation licensees; altering a specified prohibition so as to prohibit an individual or entity from owning an interest in more than two lottery facilities; submitting provisions of the Act to a referendum; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
Favorable with Amendments {709636/1
Laid Over (Senator Muse) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments {709636/1 Report Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Peters) {803921/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Muse) {853121/1 Rejected (11-35)
Floor Amendment (Senator Klausmeier) {953523/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Muse) {473520/1 Rejected (10-36)
Floor Amendment (Senator Brochin) {903225/1 Rejected (5-39)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (35-11)
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 4/3 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means

Sponsored by:

Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Bill Ferguson, District 46
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator James N. Robey, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Allegany County
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Constitutional Amendments
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Gaming -see also- Bingo; Lottery; Raffles
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Income Tax
License Commissioners, Boards of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minorities -see also- Women
Prince George's County
Public Schools
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Small Business
State Aid

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - XIX - Video Lottery Terminals
( 1 )
( 5-202 , 5-202 )
State Government
( 9-1A-02 , 9-1A-05 , 9-1A-21 , 9-1A-24 , 9-1A-27 , 9-1A-30 , 9-1A-36 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 473520/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:17 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 709636/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:00 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 803921/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:00 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 853121/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:02 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 903225/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:26 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 953523/01     Offered on: March 26, 2012   at: 8:16 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 22, 2012: Floor Amendment (Muse) {853121/1 Rejected (11-35)
March 22, 2012: Floor Amendment (Muse) {473520/1 Rejected (10-36)
March 22, 2012: Floor Amendment (Brochin) {903225/1 Rejected (5-39)
March 23, 2012: Third Reading Passed (35-11)