Bill Text: HI SB1342 | 2021 | Regular Session | Amended


Bill Title: Relating To Illegal Gambling.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2021-04-21 - Conference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-22-21 3:46PM; CR 325. [SB1342 Detail]

Download: Hawaii-2021-SB1342-Amended.html

THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1342

THIRTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE, 2021

S.D. 1

STATE OF HAWAII

H.D. 1

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO ILLEGAL GAMBLING.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


     SECTION 1.  Section 712-1221, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by amending subsection (1) to read as follows:

     "(1)  A person commits the offense of promoting gambling in the first degree if the person knowingly advances or profits from gambling activity by:

     (a)  Engaging in bookmaking to the extent that the person receives or accepts in any seven-day period more than five bets totaling more than $500;

     (b)  Receiving in connection with a lottery, or mutuel scheme or enterprise, money or written records from a person other than a player whose chances or plays are represented by such money or records; [or]

     (c)  Receiving or having become due and payable in connection with a lottery, mutuel, or other gambling scheme or enterprise, more than $1,000 in any seven‑day period played in the scheme or enterprise[.]; or

     (d)  Engaging in activities in which a person receives or entertains other persons as guests with the intent of advancing gambling activity on real property."

     SECTION 2.  This Act does not affect rights and duties that matured, penalties that were incurred, and proceedings that were begun before its effective date.

     SECTION 3.  Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken.  New statutory material is underscored.

     SECTION 4.  This Act shall take effect on January 1, 2050.



 

Report Title:

Gambling Activity; Real Property; Gambling in the First Degree

 

Description:

Includes under the offense of promoting gambling in the first degree the act of engaging in activities in which a persons receives or entertains other persons as guests with the intent of advancing gambling activity on real property.  Effective 1/1/2050.  (HD1)

 

 

 

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