PRINTER'S NO. 993
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY MURT, BAKER, V. BROWN, D. COSTA, DRISCOLL AND
KINSEY, MARCH 17, 2017
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GAMING OVERSIGHT, MARCH 17, 2017
Amending the act of August 26, 1971 (P.L.351, No.91), entitled
"An act providing for a State Lottery and administration
thereof; authorizing the creation of a State Lottery
Commission; prescribing its powers and duties; disposition of
funds; violations and penalties therefor; exemption of prizes
from State and local taxation and making an appropriation,"
in State Lottery, further providing for definitions and for
disposition of funds and providing for a compulsive and
problem gambling program.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 302 of the act of August 26, 1971
(P.L.351, No.91), known as the State Lottery Law, is amended by
adding definitions to read:
Section 302. Definitions.
The following words and phrases when used in this chapter
shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the
context clearly indicates otherwise:
"Compulsive and Problem Gambling Treatment Fund." The fund
established under 4 Pa.C.S. § 1509 (relating to compulsive and
problem gambling program).