assembly Bill A3294

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the task force on mobile sports wagering for the purpose of conducting certain hearings regarding mobile sports wagering and reporting its finding to the governor and the legislature

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Jan 29, 2019 referred to racing and wagering

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A3294 - Details

Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1367, RWB L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11225

A3294 - Summary

Establishes the task force on mobile sports wagering for the purpose of conducting certain hearings regarding mobile sports wagering and reporting its finding to the governor and the legislature.

A3294 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3294

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ORTIZ, PICHARDO, HEVESI, ARROYO, TAYLOR, RODRI-
  GUEZ -- read once and referred to the Committee on Racing and Wagering

AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel, wagering and breeding  law,  in
  relation  to establishing the task force on mobile sports wagering for
  the purpose of conducting certain  hearings  regarding  mobile  sports
  wagering and reporting its finding to the governor and the legislature

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

  Section 1. Section 1367  of  the  racing,  pari-mutuel,  wagering  and
breeding  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new  subdivision 7 to read as
follows:
  7. TASK FORCE ON MOBILE SPORTS WAGERING. (A) AS USED IN THIS  SECTION,
"MOBILE SPORTS WAGERING PLATFORM" OR "PLATFORM" MEANS THE COMBINATION OF
HARDWARE,  SOFTWARE,  AND  DATA  NETWORKS  USED  TO  FACILITATE, ENABLE,
MANAGE, ADMINISTER, OR CONTROL SPORTS WAGERING AND ANY ASSOCIATED WAGERS
ACCESSIBLE BY ANY ELECTRONIC MEANS  INCLUDING  MOBILE  APPLICATIONS  AND
INTERNET WEBSITES ACCESSED VIA A MOBILE DEVICE OR COMPUTER, OR OTHERWISE
FACILITATING  OR  ENABLING  SPORTS WAGERING BY USE OF A MOBILE DEVICE OR
COMPUTER.
  (B) PRIOR TO ALLOWING USE OF A  MOBILE  SPORTS  WAGERING  PLATFORM  OR
OTHERWISE  FACILITATING  OR  ENABLING SPORTS WAGERING BY USE OF A MOBILE
DEVICE OR COMPUTER, OTHER THAN FROM INSIDE A FACILITY AS  AUTHORIZED  BY
THIS  SECTION,  A  TASK  FORCE  CONSISTING  OF THIRTEEN MEMBERS SHALL BE
APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS: THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE STATE GAMING COMMIS-
SION OR HIS/HER DESIGNEE, THE DIRECTOR OF THE DIVISION OF THE BUDGET  OR
HIS/HER  DESIGNEE,  THE  STATE LOTTERY DIRECTOR OR HIS/HER DESIGNEE, THE
STATE COMPTROLLER OR HIS/HER DESIGNEE, THE  STATE  ATTORNEY  GENERAL  OR
HIS/HER  DESIGNEE,  THREE PERSONS APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEM-
BLY, ONE PERSON APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER IN THE ASSEMBLY,  THREE
PERSONS  APPOINTED  BY  THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, AND ONE
PERSON APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE. AFTER BEING  DULY

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

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