92nd General Assembly
Status of HB5644
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   720 ILCS 5/28-1           from Ch. 38, par. 28-1                            
   720 ILCS 5/28-1.1         from Ch. 38, par. 28-1.1                          
   720 ILCS 5/28-3           from Ch. 38, par. 28-3                            
   720 ILCS 5/28-5           from Ch. 38, par. 28-5                            
   720 ILCS 5/28-7           from Ch. 38, par. 28-7                            

        Amends the Criminal Code of 1961.  Prohibits wagering by  use  of      
   the  Internet.  Establishes penalties. Present law prohibits knowingly      
   establishing, maintaining, or operating an Internet site that  permits      
   a person to play a game of chance or skill for money or other thing of      
   value  by  means of the Internet or to make a wager upon the result of      
   any game, political nomination, appointment, or election by  means  of      
   the  Internet.  Provides that premises or a building knowingly used to      
   conduct Internet gambling is a gambling place subject  to  forfeiture.      
   Provides that Internet gambling contracts are void.                         
          CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)                        
          Fiscal impact and impact on the corrections population would         
          be minimal from HB 5644.                                             
   FEB-06-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-06-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-06-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-13-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               JUD-CRIMINAL          
   FEB-22-2002  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     013-000-000   HJUB    
   FEB-22-2002  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   MAR-21-2002  H  CORRECTIONAL NOTE FILED                                        
   MAR-21-2002  H  CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   MAR-22-2002  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   MAR-22-2002  H  HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE                       
   APR-05-2002  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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