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Public Hearing & Executive Session: SB 6120

Date: 

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 8:00am

Location: 

House Commerce & Gaming Committee
United States
Washington

Event Details: 

House Commerce & Gaming Committee

SB 6120

Amending types of nonprofit organizations qualified to engage in gambling activities.

Would amend the “bona fide charitable or nonprofit” definition to include nonprofit organizations registered under the Charitable Solicitations Act (RCW 19.09) as additional types of organizations allowed to conduct gambling activities. The amendment also adds “religious” and “scientific” purposes as approved purposes for an organization to be considered a bona fide charitable or nonprofit organization. Lastly, the bill clarifies that we can issue raffle licenses to credit unions or combined fund drive organizations.

Companion: HB 2281