91st General Assembly
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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 5/28-2           from Ch. 38, par. 28-2                            

        Amends the Criminal Code of 1961.  Prohibits  Internet  gambling.      
   Establishes penalties.                                                      
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
          Deletes reference to:                                                
          720 ILCS 5/28-1.1                                                    
        Deletes everything. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Prohibits a      
   person  from  establishing, maintaining, or operating an Internet site      
   in Illinois that permits a person to play a game of  chance  or  skill      
   for  money  or  other  thing  of value by means of the Internet.  Also      
   prohibits a person from making a wager  on  the  results  of  a  game,      
   contest,  or a political nomination, election, or appointment by means      
   of the Internet.  Provides that the penalty for a first offense  is  a      
   Class  A  misdemeanor  and a Class 4 felony for a second or subsequent      
   99-01-14  S  PREFILED WITH SECRETARY                  DECEMBER 03, 1998     
   99-01-14  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   99-01-14  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   99-01-27  S       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               EXECUTIVE             
   99-02-18  S                             AMENDMENT NO. 01-EXECUTIVE     S    
   99-02-18  S                                   ADOPTED                       
   99-02-18  S       DO PASS AS AMENDED                  011-000-000   SEXC    
   99-02-18  S  PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 2ND READING  99-02-24              
   99-02-24  S  SECOND READING                                                 
   99-02-24  S  PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF 3RD READING  99-02-25              
   99-02-26  S  ADDED AS A CHIEF CO-SPONSOR              HALVORSON             
   99-02-26  S  THIRD READING - PASSED                   055-000-000           
   99-02-26  H  ARRIVE IN HOUSE                                                
   99-02-26  H  PLACED CALENDAR ORDER OF FIRST READING                         
   99-03-09  H  HOUSE SPONSOR                            BOST                  
   99-03-09  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   99-03-09  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   99-03-10  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 MCGUIRE               
   99-03-19  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               JUD-CRIMINAL          
   99-03-23  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 LOPEZ                 
   99-04-15  H  DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE                     011-000-000   HJUB    
   99-04-15  H  PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE                       
   99-04-15  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 O'CONNOR              
   99-04-15  H  ADDED AS A JOINT SPONSOR                 MITCHELL,BILL         
   99-04-20  H  SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE                                    
   99-04-20  H  PLCD CAL ORDER 3RD READING-SHORT DEBATE                        
   99-04-29  H  THIRD READING/SHORT DEBATE/PASSED        115-000-000           
   99-04-29  S  PASSED BOTH HOUSES                                             
   99-05-28  S  SENT TO THE GOVERNOR                                           
   99-07-23  S  GOVERNOR APPROVED                                              
   99-07-23  S                            EFFECTIVE DATE 00-01-01              
   99-07-23  S  PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0257               


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