HB0727 (CH0496)

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2016 Regular Session



Horse Racing - Satellite Simulcast Betting - Public Hearing Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate West


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 496

Synopsis:Requiring the State Racing Commission, before granting a permit to a person for satellite simulcast betting, to hold public hearings within 10 miles of the proposed satellite simulcast facility; requiring the Commission to advertise specified information in a local publication at least 30 days before the hearing; requiring the Commission to provide written notice of specified information to the Senators, Delegates, and county-elected officials representing the jurisdiction within which the proposed satellite facility is to be located; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates West, Aumann, Hettleman, Morhaim, and Stein
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Horse Racing
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Associations -see also- Cooperative Associations
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Electronic Government
Gaming -see also- Bingo; Lottery; Raffles
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Information
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(11-816, 11-817, 11-819)

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.