HB 1846-4_ Filed 02/28/2005, 08:00 Murphy


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1846 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (05)MO184607.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 4-31-5-1; (05)MO184607.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 4-31-5-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 1. (a) A person may not conduct, assist, or aid or abet in conducting a horse racing meeting in which the pari-mutuel system of wagering is permitted unless that person secures a recognized meeting permit under this chapter.
    (b) The commission may not issue a recognized meeting permit for:
        (1) an activity other than horse racing meetings; or
        (2) horse racing meetings conducted at:
            (A) the state fairgrounds during a state fair; or
            (B) a county fairgrounds.
However, except as provided in subsection (c), subdivision (2) does not prohibit the commission from issuing a recognized meeting permit for races to be conducted at the state fairgrounds at times when a fair is not in session.
     (c) A recognized meeting permit may not be issued under this chapter before July 1, 2030, authorizing the pari-mutuel system of wagering at a horse racing meeting to be held in a county containing a consolidated city.
SOURCE: IC 4-31-5.5-1; (05)MO184607.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 4-31-5.5-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 1. (a) In enacting this chapter, it is the intent of the general assembly to do the following:
        (1) Promote and encourage the development of the horse racing industry in Indiana.
        (2) Provide for the establishment of satellite facilities that do not solely provide for wagering, but instead include amenities such as quality restaurants and quality handicapping facilities, so that all or part of the satellite facility will resemble the clubhouse facilities of a racetrack.
        (3) Offer the potential for the additional creation of jobs, not only in the racing and wagering industry, but also in areas of employment such as parking attendants, waiters and waitresses, security guards, custodial workers, and food service personnel.
     (b) An additional satellite facility license may not be issued under this chapter before July 1, 2030, for a satellite facility in a county containing a consolidated city.
SOURCE: IC 4-33-1-1; (05)MO184607.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 4-33-1-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 1. (a) This article applies only to the following:
        (1) Counties contiguous to Lake Michigan.
        (2) Counties contiguous to the Ohio River.
        (3) A county that contains a historic hotel district.
     (b) A license may not be issued before July 1, 2030, for the conducting of gambling games under this article in a county containing a consolidated city.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1846 as printed February 25, 2005.)

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Representative Murphy


MO184607/DI 73     2005