VA SB268 | 2013 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2012 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2012-11-30 - Left in General Laws and Technology
Pending: Senate General Laws and Technology Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Virginia Racing Commission; simulcast horse racing; allocations. Authorizes wagering on historical horse racing. The bill also allocates the proceeds from such racing with 50 percent of the proceeds distributed to the Commonwealth Transportation Trust Fund and the remaining 50 percent distributed to other entities. In addition, the bill (i) requires an existing racetrack to provide gambling educational programs including information on the availability of gambling addiction counseling and (ii) requires the promulgation of emergency regulations.

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Virginia Racing Commission; authorizes wagering on historical horse racing & allocation of proceeds.


Roll Calls

2012-01-30 - Senate - Senate: Continued to 2013 in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2012-11-30SenateLeft in General Laws and Technology
2012-01-30SenateContinued to 2013 in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
2012-01-10SenateReferred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2012-01-10SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102318D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
591365(n/a)See Bill Text
591369(n/a)See Bill Text
591392(n/a)See Bill Text

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