MD SB980 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 23 2016 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-04-07 - Hearing 4/07 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting a person from offering or participating in a commercial game or competition that includes the elements of consideration, chance, and reward; requiring specified units of State and local government to narrowly construe sections of law that authorize specified types of gaming; altering the definition of fantasy sports competitions; providing for regulation of specified fantasy sports competitions by the State Lottery and Gaming Control Commission; etc.

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Gaming - Traditional Noncommercial Fantasy Competitions - Clarification


Roll Calls

2016-03-21 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2016-04-07HouseHearing 4/07 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-03-29HouseRereferred to Ways and Means
2016-03-24HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2016-03-23SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2016-03-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2016-03-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {319035/1 Report Adopted
2016-03-22SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2016-03-11SenateHearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-02-18SenateRereferred to Budget and Taxation
2016-02-12SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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