Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 971
Session Year 2023


To make revisions to statutes concerning gaming, including (1) establishing a live game employee license and revising certain licensing requirements, (2) requiring a person using a credit or debit card to fund an online gaming account to only use a card if the person is the sole account holder of such card, (3) prohibiting advertisements offering or advertising financial enticement to participate in online gaming or online or retail sports wagering, (4) allowing special officers to investigate offenses arising out of retail sports wagering, and (5) clarifying the prohibition on using animals as prizes.

Introduced by:
Public Safety and Security Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/26/2023Signed by the Governor
 6/14/2023Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/14/2023Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/12/2023(LCO)Public Act 23-54
 6/2/2023In Concurrence
 6/2/2023House Passed
 5/19/2023House Calendar Number 565
 5/19/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/17/2023On Consent Calendar
 5/17/2023Senate Passed
 4/3/2023(LCO)File Number 378
 4/3/2023Senate Calendar Number 214
 4/3/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/3/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/27/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/03/23 12:00 PM
 3/16/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/16/2023(PS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/10/2023Public Hearing 02/14
 2/8/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Public Safety and Security

Co-sponsors of SB-971

Sen. Herron Gaston, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Tony J Scott, 112th Dist.
Rep. Hubert D. Delany, 144th Dist.

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