2016 Session

Budget Bill - HB29 (Introduced)

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Item 96

Item 96 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2015Second Year - FY2016
Regulation of Charitable Gaming Organizations (55900)$1,520,447$1,370,447
Charitable Gaming Regulation and Enforcement (55907)FY2015 $1,520,447FY2016 $1,370,447
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2015 $1,520,447FY2016 $1,370,447

Authority: Title 18.2, Chapter 8, Code of Virginia.

A. Notwithstanding § 18.2-340.31, Code of Virginia, any and all fees paid by any organization conducting charitable gaming under a permit issued by the department, including audit and administrative fees and permit fees, shall be deposited to the general fund.

B. The department shall deposit into the Investigation Fund any assets it receives as a result of a law enforcement seizure and subsequent forfeiture by either a state or federal court.  The fund shall be used to defray the expenses of investigation and enforcement actions and to purchase equipment for enforcement purposes.