TITLE

Gambling Amendment Rejected

AUTHOR(S)
Heller, Michele
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
American Banker;9/16/2005, Vol. 170 Issue 179, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Senate blocked an attempt to prohibit gamblers from using credit cards, electronic fund transfers and other bank instruments to make bets with online casinos. Amendment offered to a government funding bill by Sen. Jon Kyl, a Republican from Arizona; Vote expected to be taken by the Senate that would block the Treasury Department from finalizing a regulation that would let banks offer real estate brokerage and management services.
ACCESSION #
18296992

 

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