HI HB2640 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-27 - Referred to EDB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
Pending: House Economic Development & Business Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Establishes a task force within the department of business, economic development, and tourism to study and recommend to the legislature the feasibility of authorizing controlled legalized gambling in the State, including offshore gambling and a state lottery system, to generate revenues for pay raises for teachers and police officers. Appropriates funds for the study.

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Relating To Legalized Gambling.



2020-01-27HouseReferred to EDB, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 5
2020-01-23HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.


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