|SB 0485||Authorizes MU to study gambling in Missouri|
|LR Number:||1923S.01I||Fiscal Note:||1923-01|
|Committee:||Financial and Governmental Organization|
|Last Action:||03/26/01 - Hearing Conducted S Financial & Governmental||Journal page:|
|Organization, Veterans' Affairs & Elections Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2001|
SB 485 - This act authorizes the University of Missouri- Columbia to conduct a comprehensive study of the gambling in Missouri, including a study of:
1. The economic and societal aspects and effects of gambling, 2. The influence of gambling businesses on the regulation of gambling, 3. The relationship between gambling and crime, and 4. The effectiveness of gambling-related law enforcement and regulatory efforts.
The act directs the University to complete the study and
file a report by January 31, 2004, and caps the appropriation for
the study at $50,000.