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Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 2006

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 2006

hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on H.R. 4777, April 5, 2006

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Internet gambling -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Gambling -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Internet -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Money laundering -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Organized crime -- United States -- Prevention

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 169 p. ;
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15593829M
    ISBN 100160772370
    ISBN 109780160772375
    LC Control Number2006470082

      The House of Representatives voted to to pass the Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of Because of a rule requiring two-thirds . DIGG THIS The House this week dropped a bomb on internet gambling when it passed The Internet Gambling Prohibition and Enforcement Act (H.R. ). The legislation prevents Americans from gambling online. The stock market believes that the legislation has teeth. Stocks of overseas companies that offer internet gambling fell drastically, losing percent of their market value in one day.

    SEC. SHORT TITLE. This title may be cited as the ”Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of ”. SEC. PROHIBITION ON ACCEPTANCE OF ANY PAYMENT INSTRUMENT FOR UNLAWFUL INTERNET GAMBLING. (a) IN GENERAL.—Chapter 53 of ti United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following: ”SUBCHAPTER IV—PROHIBITION. The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of was rammed through Congress by the Republican leadership in the final minutes before the election period recess. According to Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ), no one on theSenate-House Conference Committee had even seen the final language of the bill.

      The Wire Act, however, prohibits gambling over telephone lines, but that law was written decades before the commercial emergence of the World Wide Web. cd, an online gambling site. Prohibition.   Understanding the Impact of the DOJ’s Expansion of The Wire Act’s Reach. On Jan. 14, , the Department of Justice released a memorandum opinion reversing a opinion interpreting the federal Wire Act (18 U.S.C. § (a)) (see memorandum opinion here).The opinion had carved out sports betting as the only type of gambling to be covered by the Wire Act.


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Internet Gambling Prohibition Act of 2006 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Sec. - Authority, purpose, and incorporation by reference. (a) Authority. This part is issued jointly by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) and the Secretary of the Department of the Treasury (Treasury) under section of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of (Act) (enacted as Title VIII of the Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of.

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"The Internet Gambling Prohibition Act brings the current ban against interstate gambling up to speed with the development of new technology." "Illegal online gambling doesn't just hurt gamblers and their families, it hurts the economy by draining dollars from the United States and serve as a vehicle for money laundering," stated Goodlatte.

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