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Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend chapter 178 of title 28 of the United States Code to permit during a 4-year period States to enact statutes that exempt from the operation of such chapter, lotteries, sweepstakes, and other betting, gambling, or wagering schemes involving professional and amateur sports.
2/13/2013--Introduced.Sports Gaming Opportunity Act of 2013 - Amends the federal judicial code to exempt a lottery, sweepstakes, or other betting, gambling, or wagering scheme authorized by a state by a ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3797 (112th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 416.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 625”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 20, 2015
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 625 — 113th Congress: Sports Gaming Opportunity Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr625
“H.R. 625 — 113th Congress: Sports Gaming Opportunity Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr625>
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