2001 2nd Special Session - SB 7EX2
Gambling Violations; slot machines, video card games, chance game machines and similar devices; commercial gambling penalties
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the O.C.G.A., relating to crimes involving gambling, so as to prohibit as gambling devices certain slot machines, card and chance game machines, matchup and lineup game machines, and other similar machines; to define the term "gambling device" so as to carry out the foregoing; to provide that such gambling devices shall not be permitted under provisions legalizing certain amusement devices; to amend Code Section 16-14-3, relating to definitions applicable to the "Georgia RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations) Act," so as to provide that certain violations may constitute racketeering activity; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Aug/23/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Aug/22/2001 - Senate Hopper