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Introduced Version House Bill 3066 History

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WEST virginia legislature

2017 regular session

Introduced

House Bill 3066

By Delegates Sobonya, Overington, Shott, Hamrick, Gearheart, C. Miller and Kessinger

[Introduced March 14, 2017; Referred
to the Committee on Finance.]

A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated §19-23-30; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22-31; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22A-20; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22C-35, all relating to redirecting certain racing and gaming revenues from greyhound development funds to the State General Revenue Fund.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:


That the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §19-23-30; that said code be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22-31; that said code be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22A-20; and that said code be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §29-22C-35, all to read as follows

CHAPTER 19. AGRICULTURE.

ARTICLE 23. HORSE AND DOG RACING.

§19-23-30. Redirecting amounts deposited into Greyhound Development Fund and amounts for purse funds to be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund effective 2017.


(a) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into the West Virginia Greyhound Development Fund shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

(b) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into any fund or paid for the purpose of funding purses, awards or provide any other funding for greyhound races shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

CHAPTER 29. MISCELLANEOUS BOARDS AND OFFICERS.

ARTICLE 22. STATE LOTTERY ACT.

§29-22-31. Redirecting amounts deposited into Greyhound Development Fund and amounts for purse funds to be deposited Into State General Revenue Fund effective 2017.


(a) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into the West Virginia Greyhound Development Fund shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

(b) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into any fund or paid for the purpose of funding purses, awards or provide any other funding for greyhound races shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

ARTICLE 22A. RACETRACK VIDEO LOTTERY.

§29-22A-20. Redirecting amounts deposited into Greyhound Development Fund and amounts for purse funds to be deposited into State General Revenue Fund effective 2017.


(a) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into the West Virginia Greyhound Development Fund shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

(b) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into any fund or paid for the purpose of funding purses, awards or provide any other funding for greyhound races shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

ARTICLE 22C. WEST VIRGINIA LOTTERY RACETRACK TABLE GAMES ACT.

§29-22C-35. Redirecting amounts deposited into Greyhound Development Fund and amounts for purse funds to be deposited into State General Revenue Fund effective 2017.


(a) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into the West Virginia Greyhound Development Fund shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

(b) On and after the effective date of this section, any amounts otherwise required under any provision of this article to be deposited into any fund or paid for the purpose of funding purses, awards or provide any other funding for greyhound races shall, in lieu thereof, be deposited into the State General Revenue Fund.

 

NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to redirect certain racing and gaming revenues from greyhound development funds to the State General Revenue Fund.

Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from a heading or the present law and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.

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