2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Gaming - Home Games

Sponsored by:

Delegate Reznik


In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Allowing a person to conduct a home game, which is a game of chance or skill involving wagering that is conducted in a person's home and allows a player to compete directly against one or more players; prohibiting a home game from involving a player's use of an electronic device that connects to the Internet; and prohibiting a person from benefiting financially in any way, directly or indirectly, other than from the winnings accrued by participating as a player in a home game.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Reznik, Bobo, Costa, DeBoy, Frick, Guzzone, Hogan, Ivey, Kipke, Norman, Pendergrass, Ready, and B. Robinson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Gaming
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Gaming -see also- Bingo; Lottery; Raffles
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(12-102, 13-203)

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.