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HB 347: "An Act providing for an advisory vote on whether any group should be provided an exemption to the gambling laws of the state; and providing for an effective date."

00 HOUSE BILL NO. 347                                                                                                      
01 "An Act providing for an advisory vote on whether any group should be                                                   
02 provided an exemption to the gambling laws of the state; and providing for an                                           
03 effective date."                                                                                                        
04 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:                                                                
05    * Section 1.  The lieutenant governor shall place before the qualified voters of the state at                        
06 the November 1996 general election a question advisory to the legislature of whether any                                
07 group should receive an exemption from the gambling laws of the state and be permitted to                               
08 use gambling instruments or devices.  The question shall appear on the ballot in the following                          
09 form:                                                                                                                   
10 Q U E S T I O N                                                                                                         
11 Should any group receive an exemption from the gambling laws of the state so                                           
12 as to allow them to utilize playing cards, dice, roulette wheels, coin-operated                                         
13 instruments or machines, or other objects or instruments used, designed, or                                             
14 intended primarily for gaming or gambling?                                                                              
01     Yes [ ]   No [ ]                                                                                                    
02    * Sec. 2.  This Act takes effect immediately under AS 01.10.070(c).