VA HB496 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-07 - Continued to 2021 in Appropriations by voice vote
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Virginia Tourism Authority; marketing model for casinos. Directs the Executive Director of the Virginia Tourism Authority to develop a state and local tourist marketing model for casinos in the Commonwealth that shall include (i) identification of the Authority's specific and measurable marketing goals and the timetable to achieve such goals, (ii) identification of specific marketing activities, and (iii) the development of quantifiable metrics and performance measures for attaining each such goal. The bill also requires the Authority to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on its marketing model and its progress toward meeting the goals and objectives stated in the marketing model. The provisions of the bill shall not become effective unless and until legislation legalizing casino gaming in the Commonwealth is passed by the 2020 Session of the General Assembly and becomes law.

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Title

Virginia Tourism Authority; marketing model for casinos.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-02-06 - House - House: Reported from General Laws with amendments (13-Y 6-N) (Y: 13 N: 6 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-06 - House - House: Reported from General Laws with amendment (13-Y 6-N) (Y: 13 N: 6 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-04 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N) (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-07HouseContinued to 2021 in Appropriations by voice vote
2020-02-07HouseSubcommittee recommends continuing to 2021 by voice vote
2020-02-07HouseAssigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
2020-02-06HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2020-02-06HouseReported from General Laws with amendments (13-Y 6-N)
2020-02-04HouseSubcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
2020-02-04HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
2020-01-17HouseAssigned GL sub: ABC/Gaming
2020-01-03HouseReferred to Committee on General Laws
2020-01-03HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101452D

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