S. 692 (106th): Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 1999


Mar 23, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 19, 1999 but was never passed by the House.


Jon Kyl

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2000
Length: 40 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit Internet gambling, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 1999 - Amends the Federal criminal code to make it unlawful for any person engaged in a gambling business to knowingly use the Internet or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 23, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 17, 1999
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 19, 1999
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 692”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (18R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 474 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 23, 1997

H.R. 3125 (Related)
Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 2000

Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Jul 17, 2000

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