Skip to main content Skip to office menu Skip to footer
Minnesota Legislature

Office of the Revisor of Statutes

HF 3101

as introduced - 84th Legislature (2005 - 2006) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Bill Text Versions

Engrossments
Introduction Posted on 03/02/2006

Current Version - as introduced

Line numbers 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5
1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.10 1.11 1.12
1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 1.21

A bill for an act
relating to gambling; proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize
gambling other than parimutuel betting at a licensed racetrack; proposing an
amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article X, section 8.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1. new text beginCONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROPOSED.
new text end

new text begin An amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article X, section 8, is proposed to the
people. If the amendment is adopted, article X, section 8, will read:
new text end

Sec. 8.

The legislature may authorize on-track parimutuel betting on horse racing in a
manner prescribed by law. new text beginThe legislature may authorize an entity licensed to conduct
pari-mutuel betting to conduct other forms of gambling at a licensed horse racing facility
at which a season of horse racing has been conducted in each of ten consecutive years.
new text end

Sec. 2. new text beginSUBMISSION TO VOTERS.
new text end

new text begin The constitutional amendment must be submitted to the people at the 2006 general
election. The question submitted shall be:
new text end

new text begin "Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to authorize an entity that is licensed
to conduct pari-mutuel betting at a licensed horse racing facility, at which a season of
horse racing has been conducted in each of ten consecutive years, to conduct other forms
of gambling at that racetrack?
new text end

new text begin Yes .......
new text end
new text begin No ......."
new text end