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Senate File 46

SENATE FILE BY ZAUN, BOETTGER, BACON, BEHN, SEYMOUR, and FEENSTRA A BILL FOR 1 An Act imposing a moratorium on the issuance of licenses for 2 gambling games and including effective date and retroactive 3 applicability provisions. 4 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: TLSB 1714XS (2) 84 aw/nh PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. NEW SECTION. 99F.4E Moratorium for issuance of 1 2 licenses for gambling games. 1 3 1. Commencing January 1, 2011, the commission shall not 1 4 issue a license to conduct gambling games on an excursion 1 5 gambling boat, gambling structure, or at a pari=mutuel 1 6 racetrack pursuant to this chapter. 1 7 2. This section does not affect the validity of a license 1 8 issued by the commission pursuant to this chapter before 1 9 January 1, 2011, or the authority of the commission to suspend, 1 10 revoke, transfer, or renew a license issued before January 1, 1 11 2011, pursuant to chapter 99D or this chapter. 1 12 Sec. 2. EFFECTIVE UPON ENACTMENT. This Act, being deemed of 1 13 immediate importance, takes effect upon enactment. 1 14 Sec. 3. RETROACTIVE APPLICABILITY. This Act applies 1 15 retroactively to January 1, 2011. 1 16 EXPLANATION 1 17 This bill establishes a moratorium preventing the racing 1 18 and gaming commission from issuing a new license to conduct 1 19 gambling games on an excursion gambling boat, gambling 1 20 structure, or at a pari=mutuel racetrack on and after 1 21 January 1, 2011. The bill takes effect upon enactment and is 1 22 retroactively applicable to January 1, 2011. LSB 1714XS (2) 84 aw/nh
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