language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to gambling; clarifying definition of gambling device; repealing a provision relating to manufacture of gambling devices or components for shipment to other jurisdictions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 609.75, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 349.40.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
A gambling device is a contrivance which for a consideration affords the player an opportunity to obtain something of value, other than free plays, automatically from the machine or otherwise, the award of which is determined principally by chance. "Gambling device" also includes a video game of chance, as defined in subdivision 8.
Presented to the governor May 8, 2008
Signed by the governor May 12, 2008, 1:14 p.m.