Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Off the Floor
Senate Rules Room (Main Capital)
House Bill 1887, Printer’s No. 3421 (Ortitay), amends Title 4 (Amusements) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in administrative and enforcement, further providing for compulsive and problem gambling program by requiring one compulsive gamblers assistance organization’s toll-free problem gambling telephone number (with up to a three (3) year exception for PA casinos and racetracks already using a different toll-free number). It also places the problem gambling program under the PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) vs. the PA Department of Health (DOH).