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


Nov 18, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

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.


James “Jim” Leach

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district



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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.

Summary (CRS)

7/11/2006--Passed House amended.Internet Gambling Prohibition and Enforcement Act - TitleI - Modernization of the Wire Act of 1961Section101 - Amends the federal criminal code to expand the definition of "wire ... Read more >

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Nov 18, 2005

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Mar 15, 2006
Reported by Committee

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Jul 11, 2006
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4411”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

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

Related Bills

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H.Res. 907 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 11, 2006

H.R. 4777 (Related)
Internet Gambling Prohibition Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 25, 2006

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