assembly Bill A4669

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to electronic bell jar games

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to racing and wagering
Feb 07, 2013 referred to racing and wagering

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A4669 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1889
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง186, 195-n & 195-q, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A10199, S6961
2015-2016: A932, S1371
2017-2018: A2303, S994
2019-2020: A4697

A4669 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to electronic bell jar games.

A4669 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4669

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. PRETLOW -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Racing and Wagering

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law,  in  relation  to  electronic
  bell jar games

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 186 of the general  municipal  law  is  amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 22 and 23 to read as follows:
  22.  "ELECTRONIC  BELL  JAR DEVICE" SHALL MEAN A DEVICE OR SYSTEM THAT
MAY BE ACTIVATED BY THE INSERTION OF CASH OR A SWIPE CARD  THAT  PERMITS
SUCCESSIVE  BELL  JAR  GAMES TO BE DISPLAYED ON AN ELECTRONIC SCREEN AND
PRESERVE SUCH DATA THAT ENABLES THE BOARD  TO  DETERMINE  THAT  REVENUES
DERIVED FROM THE GAMES ARE PROPERLY ACCOUNTED FOR AND THAT THE INTEGRITY
OF THE GAMES IS MAINTAINED. PRIZES MAY BE AWARDED THROUGH A VOUCHER THAT
MAY  BE  ISSUED BY AN ELECTRONIC BELL JAR DEVICE OR THROUGH CREDITS THAT
MAY BE RECORDED ON A SWIPE CARD, BOTH OF WHICH MAY BE REDEEMED FOR  CASH
THROUGH A CASHIER OR OTHER REDEMPTION SYSTEM AUTHORIZED BY THE BOARD.
  23. "SWIPE CARD" MEANS A CARD THAT MAY BE PURCHASED FROM AN AUTHORIZED
ORGANIZATION  AND  INSERTED IN AN ELECTRONIC BELL JAR DEVICE, WHICH WILL
THEN RECORD WINS AND LOSSES DURING THE COURSE OF PLAYING SUCH ELECTRONIC
BELL JAR DEVICE.
  S 2. Section 195-n of the general municipal law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A. NO MANUFACTURER OF ELECTRONIC BELL JAR DEVICES SHALL SELL,  LEASE
OR  OTHERWISE  DISTRIBUTE  SUCH DEVICES TO AN AUTHORIZED ORGANIZATION OR
PERMIT ITS ELECTRONIC BELL JAR DEVICES TO BE SOLD, LEASED  OR  OTHERWISE
DISTRIBUTED  TO  AN AUTHORIZED  ORGANIZATION UNTIL SUCH MANUFACTURER HAS
BEEN ISSUED A LICENSE  BY  THE  BOARD  AND  UNTIL  AN  IDENTICAL  DEVICE
CONTAINING  IDENTICAL  PROPRIETARY  SOFTWARE  HAS  BEEN  APPROVED BY THE
BOARD, PURSUANT TO REGULATIONS ADOPTED BY THE BOARD.  AN APPLICATION FOR
A LICENSE OR A RENEWAL OF SUCH LICENSE SHALL BE ACCOMPANIED BY A FEE  OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00918-01-3