Key Votes

HB 1149 - Promotional Poker Tournaments Bill - Key Vote

Louisiana Key Votes

Steve Scalise voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Steve Scalise made in this general time period.

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (45-49) - (Key vote)

Title: Promotional Poker Tournaments Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows bars and restaurants, excluding Orleans Parish, to conduct promotional poker tournaments once a week as long as participants are 21 or older, are in an area only for adults, and the business owner and employees do not conduct or participate in the tournaments, provide poker-playing materials, have an entry fee or raise the price of food and drinks during a tournament.

Legislation - Motion Agreed (House) -
Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (52-44) - (Key vote)

Title: Promotional Poker Tournaments Bill

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows bars and restaurants, excluding Orleans Parish, to conduct promotional poker tournaments once a week as long as participants are 21 or older, are in an area only for adults, and the business owner and employees do not conduct or participate in the tournaments, provide poker-playing materials or have an entry fee.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Promotional Poker Tournaments Bill

Sponsors

  • Warren J. Triche Jr. (LA - D) (Out Of Office)