Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1664

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 4-32.2.

Synopsis: Charitable gaming. Allows a worker at a festival to participate in events that the worker does not personally conduct or help to conduct. Provides that a driver's license number or other identifying information of an operator or worker that is submitted to the gaming commission on an application for a license is confidential.

Effective: July 1, 2009.





Messmer, Bell




    January 16, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Public Policy.







Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1664



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning gaming.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 4-32.2-5-14; (09)IN1664.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 4-32.2-5-14, AS AMENDED BY P.L.95-2008, SECTION 10, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 14. (a) Except as provided by subsection (c), an operator or a worker may not directly or indirectly participate, other than in a capacity as an operator or a worker, in an allowable event that the operator or worker is conducting.
    (b) A patron at a charity game night may deal the cards in a card game if:
        (1) the card game in which the patron deals the cards is a game of euchre;
        (2) the patron deals the cards in the manner required in the ordinary course of the game of euchre; and
        (3) the euchre game is played under the supervision of the qualified organization conducting the charity game night in accordance with rules adopted by the commission under IC 4-32.2-3-3.
A patron who deals the cards in a euchre game conducted under this

subsection is not considered a worker or an operator for purposes of this article.
     (c) This subsection applies only to a festival event. A worker may participate in any event or gambling game conducted at a festival event held by a qualified organization except for an event or gambling game that the worker personally conducts or helps conduct on behalf of the qualified organization.

SOURCE: IC 4-32.2-9-9; (09)IN1664.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 4-32.2-9-9, AS ADDED BY P.L.91-2006, SECTION 3, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 9. (a) Information obtained by the commission during the course of an investigation conducted under this chapter is confidential.
     (b) A driver's license number or other identifying information of an operator or worker that is submitted to the commission on an application for a license under this article is confidential.