Chapter 9.48   GAMBLING

Sections:


9.48.010   State act adopted.

The 1973 Gambling Act, as hereafter amended by the State Legislature, is adopted in its entirety.

(Ord. 360 § 7 (part), 1987)

9.48.020   Filing of license.

Any person, association or organization required to obtain a license for gambling under the laws of the state, which receives such a license, shall upon receipt thereof immediately file a copy thereof with the chief of police and shall thereafter promptly notify the chief of police of any change, suspension or action pertaining to such license.

(Ord. 360 § 7 (part), 1987)

9.48.030   City tax on gambling.

Any person, association or organization engaging in gambling activities pursuant to a state license and as authorized under the laws of the state shall be subject to a city tax as set forth in Section 3.20.030 of this code.

(Ord. 360 § 7 (part), 1987)

9.48.040   Taxes payable to city treasurer—Filing of duplicates.

The taxes provided in Section 9.48.030 shall be paid to the city treasurer upon the filing of any report of gambling moneys received by a license holder to the Washington Gambling Commission and a duplicate copy of such report(s) shall be filed simultaneously with the city treasurer together with the payment of the city tax. Additionally, a duplicate report shall be simultaneously filed with the city clerk-treasurer and also a duplicate shall be filed with the police chief.

(Ord. 360 § 7 (part), 1987)

9.48.050   Penalties.

Any person violating the provisions of Sections 9.48.010, 9.48.020, 9.48.030 or 9.48.040 shall be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable as set forth in Section 9.00.110. Additionally, permanent revocation of the old privilege to conduct gambling activities may result.

(Ord. 360 § 7 (part), 1987)

9.48.060   Reserved.

Editor's note— Ord. No. 966, § 1, adopted September 15, 2011, repealed § 9.48.060, which pertained to skill games—pinball, pool—operator's fees and derived from Ord. No. 360, 1987.

9.48.070   Reserved.

Editor's note— Ord. No. 966, § 1, adopted September 15, 2011, repealed § 9.48.070, which pertained to skill game operator's license—application—prerequisites and derived from Ord. No. 360, 1987.

9.48.080   Reserved.

Editor's note— Ord. No. 966, § 1, adopted September 15, 2011, repealed § 9.48.080, which pertained to license—posting—duration—license sticker and derived from Ord. No. 360, 1987.

9.48.090   Reserved.

Editor's note— Ord. No. 966, § 1, adopted September 15, 2011, repealed § 9.48.090, which pertained to exception and derived from Ord. No. 360, 1987.

9.48.100   Reserved.

Editor's note— Ord. No. 966, § 1, adopted September 15, 2011, repealed § 9.48.100, which pertained to violation—misdemeanor—license revocation and derived from Ord. No. 360, 1987.