SB1158 (CH0185)

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2018 Regular Session



Horse Racing - Maryland International and Preakness Stakes Incentives - Modifications

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 185

Synopsis:Altering the amount available for a purse for the Maryland International thoroughbred race by specifying an amount up to $500,000; specifying that the Maryland International is a graded stakes race; authorizing the Maryland International to continue to be conducted after June 30, 2019; requiring that certain money distributed to the Racing Special Fund and paid for certain purposes remain available for those purposes and may not be used for any other purpose; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Reilly, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1721
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018, July 1, 2019
Finance  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Horse Racing
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(11-403, 11-522.1)
Article - State Government
Article - Chapter of the Acts

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April 27, 2018 12:49 P.M.