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LD 1329 - Resort Casino in Oxford County - Key Vote

Maine Key Votes

Barry Hobbins Did Not Vote on this Legislation.

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Legislation - "Ought Not to Pass" Report Adopted (House) (90-55) - (Key vote)

Title: Resort Casino in Oxford County

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion not to authorize a gaming facility at a single site in Oxford County.

Highlights:
-Requires the gaming operator to pay 40% of the total gross gaming income to the state (Sec. 57). -Requires that money given to the state as a result of the casino will be used for the following: economic development funds, transportation infrastructure funds, and one percent must be distributed to the host municipality (Sec. 57). -Authorizes a gaming operator to operate a gaming facility in Oxford County, Maine (Sec. 63).
Note:

NOTE: PASSAGE OF AN "OUGHT NOT TO PASS" REPORT EFFECTIVELY DEFEATS THE BILL. HOWEVER, IT WILL STILL BE TRANSMITTED TO THE NEXT HOUSE FOR CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE BILL IS DEFEATED FOR THE SESSION.

Legislation - "Ought Not to Pass" Report Adopted (Senate) (27-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Resort Casino in Oxford County

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion not to authorize a gaming facility at a single site in Oxford County.

Highlights:
-Requires the gaming operator to pay 40% of the total gross gaming income to the state (Sec. 57). -Requires that money given to the state as a result of the casino will be used for the following: economic development funds, transportation infrastructure funds, and one percent must be distributed to the host municipality (Sec. 57). -Authorizes a gaming operator to operate a gaming facility in Oxford County, Maine (Sec. 63).
Note:

NOTE: PASSAGE OF AN "OUGHT NOT TO PASS" REPORT EFFECTIVELY DEFEATS THE BILL. HOWEVER, IT WILL STILL BE TRANSMITTED TO THE NEXT HOUSE FOR CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE BILL IS DEFEATED FOR THE SESSION.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Resort Casino in Oxford County

Sponsors

  • H. Sawin Millett Jr. (ME - R) (Out Of Office)

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