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TITLE 16ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 9TEXAS LOTTERY COMMISSION
CHAPTER 402CHARITABLE BINGO OPERATIONS DIVISION
SUBCHAPTER DLICENSING REQUIREMENTS
RULE §402.403Licenses for Conduct of Bingo Occasions and to Lease Bingo Premises

(a) License for Conduct of Bingo.

  (1) A conductor may hold only one regular license to conduct bingo occasions. The license is valid for only the specific days, times, and location indicated on the face of the license.

  (2) A licensed authorized organization will be licensed to conduct bingo for specific day(s) of the week at specific time(s) at a specific location and no other license may conflict with those day(s) and time(s).

(b) License to lease bingo premises.

  (1) Each location to be leased as a bingo premises must be separately licensed pursuant to separate applications.

  (2) Except as required by Occupations Code, §2001.152(a), the Commission may not issue more than one license to lease bingo premises for any one location.

  (3) When more organizations apply to play bingo at the premises of a commercial lessor than can be licensed for the premises, the Commission will process only the number of applications for which there are openings with the commercial lessor. The Commission will process the applications in the order in which they are received. Additional applications in excess of the number that may be licensed for the commercial lessor's premises will be denied.


Source Note: The provisions of this §402.403 adopted to be effective March 21, 2005, 30 TexReg 1630; amended to be effective May 2, 2010, 35 TexReg 3253; amended to be effective January 1, 2014, 38 TexReg 9538

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