HB178 - SLOT MACHINES - Liese, Chris
HB178 CHANGES LAW REGARDING SLOT MACHINES.
Sponsor: Liese, Chris (85) Effective Date:00/00/00
CoSponsor: LR Number:0684-01
Last Action: COMMITTEE: WAYS AND MEANS
HB178
Next Hearing:Hearing not scheduled
Calendar:Bill currently not on calendar
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COMMITTEE

HB 178 -- SLOT MACHINES

SPONSOR:  Liese

COMMITTEE ACTION:  Voted "do pass" by the Committee on Ways and
Means by a vote of 11 to 8.

Under current law, it is unlawful to sell or own a slot machine
for recreational purposes.  This bill allows individuals to sell
or purchase slot machines that are not to be used for gambling
purposes.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.

PROPONENTS:  Supporters say that this bill will allow collectors
of slot machines to own newer versions that are currently
outlawed.  These machines are used for recreational purposes
only.

Testifying for the bill were Representative Liese; and the St.
Louis Slot Machine Company.

OPPONENTS:  There was no opposition voiced to the committee.

Bill Tucker, Research Analyst


INTRODUCED

HB 178 -- Gambling

Sponsor:  Liese

Under current law, it is unlawful to sell or own a slot machine
for recreational purposes.  This bill allows individuals to sell
or purchase slot machines that are not to be used for gambling
purposes.


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