senate Bill S1446

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits individuals under the age of twenty-one from gambling

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Racing, Gaming And Wagering Committee

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 12, 2021 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

S1446 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Racing, Gaming And Wagering
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §108, RWB L; amd §1617-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7043
2013-2014: S3417
2015-2016: S2748
2017-2018: S4229
2019-2020: S1979

S1446 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits individuals under the age of twenty-one from gambling.

S1446 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1446 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 12, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and  Wager-
 AN  ACT  to  amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and
   the tax law, in relation to prohibiting individuals under the  age  of
   twenty-one from gambling

   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 108  of  the  racing,  pari-mutuel
 wagering and breeding law, as added by section 1 of part A of chapter 60
 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
   2.  No corporation, association or person that holds a license, regis-
 tration, franchise, certificate or permit issued by the commission shall
 permit any person who is actually or apparently under  [eighteen]  TWEN-
 TY-ONE years of age to bet on gaming activity, as defined in subdivision
 five of section one hundred one of this article.
   §  2.  The opening paragraph of subdivision b of section 1617-a of the
 tax law, as amended by section 1 of part SS of chapter 60 of the laws of
 2016, is amended to read as follows:
   Such rules and regulations shall provide, as a condition of licensure,
 that racetracks to be licensed are certified to be  in  compliance  with
 all state and local fire and safety codes, THAT NO PERSON WHO IS ACTUAL-
 PARTICIPATE IN VIDEO LOTTERY  GAMING,  that  the  gaming  commission  is
 afforded  adequate  space, infrastructure, and amenities consistent with
 industry standards for such video lottery gaming operations as found  at
 racetracks  in  other  states,  that racetrack employees involved in the
 operation of video lottery gaming pursuant to this section are  licensed
 by  the  gaming commission and such other terms and conditions of licen-
 sure as the gaming commission may establish.  Notwithstanding any incon-
 sistent provision of law, video lottery gaming at a  racetrack  pursuant
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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