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HB 1289 - Lottery Sales Ban at Check Cashing Sites - Key Vote

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NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND READING VOTE TO CUT OFF DEBATE ON THE BILL AND ADVANCE IT TO THE THIRD READING IN WHICH AN UP-OR-DOWN VOTE FOR PASSAGE WILL OCCUR.

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Legislation - Motion Rejected (Senate) (20-23) - (Key vote)

Title: Lottery Sales Ban at Check Cashing Sites

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that forbids contracting with check cashing sites to sell lottery tickets and prohibits lottery advertising at high school sporting events.

Highlights:
-Prohibits the Director of the Lottery Commission from recommending as lottery retailers persons who have check, money order or draft cashing as their majority source of net revenue (Sec. 1). -Prohibits lottery advertising or sponsorship in connection with any high school sport, sporting event, or venue (Sec. 2).
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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

NOTE: THIS IS A SECOND READING VOTE TO END DEBATE ON THE BILL AND ADVANCE IT TO THE THIRD READING IN WHICH AN UP-OR-DOWN VOTE FOR PASSAGE WILL OCCUR ONLY IF VOTES CHANGE OR THE THIRD READING OCCURS ON A DIFFERENT LEGISLATIVE DAY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (84-29) - (Key vote)

Title: Lottery Sales Ban at Check Cashing Sites

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that forbids contracting with check cashing sites to sell lottery tickets.

Highlights:
-Prohibits the Director of the Lottery Commission from recommending as lottery retailers persons who have check, money order or draft cashing as their majority source of net revenue (Sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (House) - (Key vote)

Title: Lottery Sales Ban at Check Cashing Sites

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