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AJR 7 - Allowing for State Lottery - Key Vote

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NOTE: AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION REQUIRES MAJORITY APPROVAL IN EACH CHAMBER IN TWO SUCCESSIVE SESSIONS. IT MUST THEN BE APPROVED BY A MAJORITY OF CITIZENS VOTING IN THE NEXT ELECTION TO BECOME ENACTED.

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Legislation-Joint Resolution - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (House) (31-11) - (Key vote)

Title: Allowing for State Lottery

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to amend the state constitution that repeals a ban on a state lottery, pending voter approval.

Highlights:
-Repeals Subsection 24 of Article 4 of the Nevada constitution, which prohibits the state or any subdivisions of the state from conducting a lottery, but provides an exception for charitable or nonprofit organizations raising money for charitable or nonprofit activities in Nevada.
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No further action is allowed on this bill for the current session pursuant to Joint Standing Rule No. 14.3.3

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Allowing for State Lottery

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