AN ACT TO CLARIFY THE BINGO LICENSE STATUTE, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE
GENERAL STATUTES COMMISSION, AND TO MAKE ADDITIONAL TECHNICAL
CORRECTIONS AND TO AMEND THE RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE AND THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE ACT CONCERNING THE GRANTING OF CONTINUANCES FOR GOOD CAUSE ON ACCOUNT OF SERVICE ON A STATE BOARD, COMMISSION, OR AUTHORITY AS AN APPOINTEE OF THE GOVERNOR, LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, OR GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Further amends GS 14-309.7 to transfer bingo game licensure and limited occasion permitting oversight and administration from the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) to the Alcoholic Law Enforcement (ALE) Division of the Department of Public Safety (DPS). Amends GS 14-309.11 to transfer audit reporting responsibilities relating to bingo games from the SBI to ALE.
Amends GS 14-309.14 to transfer beach bingo licensure from the SBI to ALE.
Maintains the act's effective date of October 1, 2020.
Changes the act's long title.