07RS HB41

HB41

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HB 41 (BR 50) - C. Embry Jr, D. Watkins

     AN ACT relating to compulsive gambling and making an appropriation therefor.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 222 to create the compulsive gamblers awareness and treatment fund to be administered by the Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in the Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services; appropriate moneys for the purposes defined; establish funding and limitations on expenditures; define responsibilities of the director and require administrative regulations; amend KRS 138.510 to partially fund the compulsive gamblers awareness and treatment fund from the total amount wagered in Kentucky subject to excise taxes; amend KRS 154A.130 to partially fund the compulsive gamblers awareness and treatment fund from the gross revenues of the state lottery; amend KRS 238.570 to partially fund the compulsive gamblers awareness and treatment fund from the gross receipts derived from all charitable gaming.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Nov 9-To: Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare
     Jan 2-introduced in House
     Jan 3-to Health and Welfare (H)


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