Senate Committee on Charitable Bingo, Interim - 74th R.S. (1995)

Committee: Senate Charitable Bingo, Interim
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Senate Interim Committee on Charitable Bingo to the 75th Legislature.
Subjects: Bingo | Lottery Commission, Texas |
Library Call Number: L1836.74 b513
Session: 74th R.S. (1995)
Online version: View report [25 pages  File size: 1,135 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study whether the Texas Lottery Commission has sufficient legal authority to exercise strict control and close supervision over all facets of charitable bingo and make recommendations to ensure the Commission has the regulatory tools to fulfill that responsibility.
2. Study the existence of or potential for unfair or anti-competitive practices in the charitable bingo industry and make recommendations for preventing or eliminating such practices.
3. Determine whether additional resources are needed by the Texas Lottery Commission to ensure that charitable bingo gaming is conducted for the purposes authorized by the voters and by statute.
4. Oversee the implementation of HB 3021, 74th R.S., and make recommendations for changes in that legislation, if needed.
5. Propose to the 75th Legislature a recodification of the Bingo Enabling Act, if necessary.

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