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2016 Regular Session



Commercial Daily Fantasy Sports - Authorization and Regulation

Sponsored by:

Senator Peters


In the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means

Synopsis:Requiring the State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission, with the assistance of the State Lottery and Gaming Control Agency, to regulate the operation of Internet fantasy sports games; requiring a person to have a license in order to offer Internet fantasy sports games to the public; requiring that a licensed operator conduct Internet fantasy sports games in a specified manner; requiring an Internet fantasy sports player to register with a licensed operator and to be at least 21 years of age; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Peters
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Contingency - on a referendum
Budget and Taxation  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Gaming
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Criminal Background Investigations
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Gaming -see also- Bingo; Lottery; Raffles
Income Tax
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Sports and Recreation
Unfair Trade Practices
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - State Government
(9-1B-01 through 9-1B-10)

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April 7, 2016 4:26 P.M.