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The DC Code: § 22-1703 Permitting sale of lottery tickets on premises.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

If any person shall knowingly permit, on any premises under his or her control in the District, the sale of any chance or ticket in or share of a ticket in any lottery or policy lottery, or shall knowingly permit any lottery or policy lottery, or policy shop on such premises, he or she shall be fined not less than $50 nor more than $500, or be imprisoned not more than 180 days, or both.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-1503. 1973 Ed., § 22-1503. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary amendment of section, see § 105(h) of the Omnibus Criminal Justice Reform Emergency Amendment Act of 1994 (D.C. Act 10-255, June 22, 1994, 41 DCR 4286). Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 10-119, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 22-1701. For legislative history of D.C. Law 10-151, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 22-1702. DC CODE § 22-1703 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1330, ch. 854, § 864; May 21, 1994, D.C. Law 10- 119, § 2(k), 41 DCR 1639; Aug. 20, 1994, D.C. Law 10-151, § 105(h), 41 DCR 2608.)