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      RS 27:626     


§626. Sports Wagering Enforcement Fund

            A. There is hereby created in the state treasury a special fund designated as the "Sports Wagering Enforcement Fund", hereafter referred to as the "fund". After allocation of money to the Bond Security and Redemption Fund as provided in Article VII, Section 9(B) of the Constitution of Louisiana, the treasurer shall deposit in and credit to the fund monies from license, application, and permit fees collected pursuant to this Part. Monies in the fund shall be invested in the same manner as monies in the state general fund. Interest earned on investment of monies in the fund shall be deposited in and credited to the fund. Unexpended and unencumbered monies in the fund shall remain in the fund. Monies in the fund shall be appropriated, administered, and used solely as provided in this Section.

            B. The monies in the fund shall be withdrawn only pursuant to appropriation by the legislature and shall be used solely for the expenses of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections, the Department of Justice, and the Louisiana Gaming Control Board, including regulatory, administrative, investigative, enforcement, legal, and other expenses as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Chapter and the rules of the board.

            Acts 2021, No. 80, §3, eff. July 1, 2021.

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