Sen. Frank C. Watson

Filed: 4/11/2008





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2707, AS AMENDED,
3 with reference to page and line numbers of Senate Amendment No.
4 1 as follows:
5 on page 9, immediately below line 9, by inserting the
6 following:
7         "(6) That portion of a riverboat where gambling
8     operations are conducted pursuant to the Riverboat
9     Gambling Act. The exemption under this item (6) applies to
10     each individual riverboat for 5 years after the effective
11     date of this amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly or
12     until the state, other than Illinois, closest in proximity
13     to that individual riverboat, as determined by the Illinois
14     Gaming Board, bans smoking by law in similar facilities,
15     whichever occurs first.".