H.R. 4411 (109th): Internet Gambling Prohibition and Enforcement Act

Introduced:

Nov 18, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 11, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Leach

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2006
Length: 34 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent the use of certain payment instruments, credit cards, and fund transfers for unlawful Internet gambling, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 18, 2005
 
Introduced

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Mar 15, 2006
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 11, 2006
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Details

Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (32R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jul 11, 2006 2:40 p.m.
Failed 114/297
Jul 11, 2006 3:18 p.m.
Passed 317/93

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