FEDERAL BILL

Bill C-221, An Act To Amend The Criminal Code (sports Betting)

FEDERAL BILL - AMENDS ONE STATUTE

1st Reading
February 18, 2016


SUMMARY This enactment repeals paragraph 207(4)‍(b) of the Criminal Code to make it lawful for the government of a province, or a person or entity licensed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council of that province, to conduct and manage a lottery scheme in the province that involves betting on a race or fight or on a single sport event or athletic contest.


Published on February 18, 2016

Bill Summary

Bill C-221, An Act To Amend The Criminal Code (sports Betting)

SUMMARY

This enactment repeals paragraph 207(4)‍(b) of the Criminal Code to make it lawful for the government of a province, or a person or entity licensed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council of that province, to conduct and manage a lottery scheme in the province that involves betting on a race or fight or on a single sport event or athletic contest.

This Bill Amends The Following Statutes

  1. Criminal Code R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46

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