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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

PUBLIC LAW 100-413—AUG. 22, 1988

102 STAT. 1101

Public Law 100-413 100th Congress An Act To simplify the process of obtaining licensing by States for participation in parimutuel wagering by allowing consolidated requests to be made to the Federal Government for identification and criminal history records relating to the applicant for such licensing.

Aug. 22, 1988 [H.R. 4458]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Parimutuel United States of America in Congress assembled, Lk:"S^ne* SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

Simplification

This Act may be cited as the "Parimutuel Licensing Simplifica- 28 USC 534 note tion Act of 1988". SEC. 2. SUBMISSION BY ASSOCIATION OF STATE REGULATORY 28 USC 534 note. OFFICIALS. (a) IN GENERAL.—An association of State officials regulating parimutuel wagering, designated for the purpose of this section by the Attorney General, may submit fingerprints to the Attorney General on behalf of any applicant for State license to participate in parimutuel wagering. In response to such a submission, the Attorney General may, to the extent provided by law, exchange, for licensing and employment purposes, identification and criminal history records with the State governmental bodies to which such applicant has applied. (b) DEFINITION.—As used in this section, the term "State" means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or any territory or possession of the United States. SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE. 28 USC 534 note. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 1989. Approved August 22, 1988.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 4458: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 100-832 (Comm. on the Judiciary). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988): Aug. 8, considered and passed House. Aug. 11, considered and passed Senate.

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