2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 1168
State government; pari-mutuel wagering or betting on horse racing; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to state government, so as to provide for pari-mutuel wagering or betting on horse racing in this state; to provide for the comprehensive regulation of such activities; to provide for legislative intent; to provide for definitions; to provide for the establishment of the Georgia Racing Commission; to establish and provide for the Georgia Breeders Fund; to enter into the Live Horseracing Compact; to provide for the appointment of members of the Compact Committee; to prohibit certain conduct and provide for penalties; to provide for related matters; to provide a contingent effective date and for repeal under certain circumstances; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2010 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2010 - House First Readers
Feb/11/2010 - House Hopper