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AB-2838 Gambling: local ordinances.(2017-2018)

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Date Published: 09/01/2018 04:00 AM

Enrolled  August 31, 2018
Passed  IN  Senate  August 28, 2018
Passed  IN  Assembly  August 29, 2018
Amended  IN  Senate  May 22, 2018


Assembly Bill No. 2838

Introduced by Assembly Member Low

February 16, 2018

An act to amend Section 19961.1 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to gambling.


AB 2838, Low. Gambling: local ordinances.
Existing law, the Gambling Control Act, provides for the licensure and regulation of various legalized gambling activities and establishments by the California Gambling Control Commission and the investigation and enforcement of those activities and establishments by the Department of Justice. Under existing law, any amendment to a city or county ordinance relating to gambling establishments, or the Gambling Control Act, is required to be submitted tog to gambling establishments, or the Gambling Control Act, shall be submitted to the department for review and comment, before the ordinance is adopted by the city or county. The department shall review and comment on any submitted ordinance within 60 days of receiving the ordinance.