VA SB1407 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-01-27 - Passed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 2-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Regulating electronic gaming devices; penalties. Authorizes the manufacturing, distributing, operating, servicing, hosting, and playing of electronic gaming devices in the Commonwealth, to be regulated by the Virginia Lottery Board, which the bill renames as the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Oversight Board. The bill specifies the licensing requirements for the manufacture, distribution, operating, servicing, and hosting of electronic gaming devices, requires employees of such licensees to be registered with the Virginia Lottery, which the bill renames as the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Department, and imposes criminal and civil penalties for violations of the law and regulations related to electronic gaming devices. The bill imposes a 34 percent tax on all gross profits from the play of electronic gaming devices and provides for how the tax proceeds are disbursed; most are deposited into the Virginia Electronic Gaming Device Education Support Fund, created by the bill. The bill also renames the Virginia Lottery Law as the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Law and changes the title of the Director of the Virginia Lottery to the Director of the Virginia Lottery and Gaming Department.

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Electronic gaming devices; regulation, penalties.


Roll Calls

2021-01-27 - Senate - Senate: Passed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 2-N) (Y: 12 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-01-27SenatePassed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology (12-Y 2-N)
2021-01-13SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2021-01-13SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100728D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182308.016(n/a)See Bill Text
182325(n/a)See Bill Text
182334.3(n/a)See Bill Text
182340.22(n/a)See Bill Text
192389(n/a)See Bill Text
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223705.3(n/a)See Bill Text
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223711(n/a)See Bill Text
224002(n/a)See Bill Text
22419(n/a)See Bill Text
372314.2(n/a)See Bill Text
5813(n/a)See Bill Text
581302(n/a)See Bill Text
581322.02(n/a)See Bill Text
5814000(n/a)See Bill Text
5814002(n/a)See Bill Text
5814003(n/a)See Bill Text
5814006(n/a)See Bill Text
5814007(n/a)See Bill Text
5814008(n/a)See Bill Text
5814009(n/a)See Bill Text
5814011(n/a)See Bill Text
5814012(n/a)See Bill Text
5814020.1(n/a)See Bill Text
5814025(n/a)See Bill Text
5814027(n/a)See Bill Text
5814048(n/a)See Bill Text
5814075(n/a)See Bill Text
5814100(n/a)See Bill Text
581460(n/a)See Bill Text
591148.3(n/a)See Bill Text
801195.11(n/a)See Bill Text
91101(n/a)See Bill Text
91801(n/a)See Bill Text

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