assembly Bill A8854

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to participation in games of bingo by minors

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to racing and wagering
Dec 22, 2017 referred to racing and wagering

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A8854 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6837
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §486, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1439, S509

A8854 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits participation in games of bingo by minors who are accompanied by an adult.

A8854 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8854

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            December 22, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. SANTABARBARA -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Racing and Wagering

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to  participation
  in games of bingo by minors

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

  Section 1. Section 486 of the general municipal  law,  as  amended  by
section  6  of  part MM of chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, is amended to
read as follows:
  § 486. Participation by persons under the age of eighteen.  No  person
under  the  age of eighteen years shall be permitted to play any game or
games of bingo conducted pursuant to any license issued under this arti-
cle UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.  No person under the age of eighteen
years shall be permitted to conduct, operate or assist in the conduct of
any game of bingo conducted pursuant to any license issued  pursuant  to
this  article.  Nothing  in  this section shall prevent a person sixteen
years of age or older from performing  ancillary  non-gaming  activities
conducted  in  conjunction  with any game of bingo conducted pursuant to
any license pursuant to this article.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13330-01-7