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  1. Introduced Feb 26, 2015
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HB 649

Pennsylvania House Bill

An Act amending Title 4 (Amusements) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further providing for legislative intent and for definitions; in Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, further providing for general and specific powers, for licensed gaming entity application appeals from board, for board minutes and records, for regulatory authority of board, for slot machine license fee and for reports of board, providing for fantasy sports report and further providing for diversity goals of board; in licensees, further providing for Category 3 slot machine license, for slot machine license application, for supplier licenses, for manufacturer licenses, for slot machine testing and certification standards and for license renewals; in table games, further providing for authorization to conduct table games, for table game tournaments, for other financial transactions, for table game device and associated equipment testing and certification standards and for local share assessment; providing for interactive gaming, for casino simulcasting and for slot machines at nonprimary locations; in revenues, further providing for establishment of State Gaming Fund and net slot machine revenue distribution; in administration and enforcement, further providing for responsibility and authority of the Department of Revenue, for wagering on credit, for compulsive and problem gambling program, providing for child endangerment protection, further providing for financial and employment interests, for regulation requiring exclusion or ejection of certain persons, for repeat offenders excludable from licensed gaming facility, for list of persons self excluded from gaming activities, for investigations and enforcement, for prohibited acts and penalties and for liquor licenses at licensed facilities and providing for casino liquor license; in miscellaneous provisions, further providing for appropriations; making an editorial change; and making a related repeal.
2015-2016 Regular Session
Sponsors (22):



Date Chamber  
Jun 29, 2016 House Removed from table
Jun 29, 2016 House Laid on the table
May 24, 2016 House Removed from table
May 24, 2016 House Laid on the table
Mar 22, 2016 House Removed from table
Mar 22, 2016 House Laid on the table
Jan 5, 2016 House Removed from table
Jan 5, 2016 House Laid on the table
Dec 8, 2015 House Removed from table
Nov 24, 2015 House Laid on the table
Nov 24, 2015 House First consideration
Nov 24, 2015 House PN 2574 Reported as amended
Feb 27, 2015 House PN 0767 Corrective Reprint, Printer's No. 767
Feb 26, 2015 House PN 0748 Referred to GAMING OVERSIGHT


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