CS/SB 2648: Pyramid Promotional Schemes
GENERAL BILL by Commerce and Consumer Services ; Garcia
Pyramid Promotional Schemes; deletes provision declaring pyramid sales schemes to be lottery & provides criminal penalty for participating in such schemes; provides definitions; prohibits establishing, promoting, operating, or participating in pyramid promotional schemes; provides limitations; provides construction; provides criminal penalties, etc. Amends 849.091; creates 849.09105.
Last Action: 5/6/2005 Senate - Died in Committee on Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Introduced, referred to Commerce and Consumer Services; Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Justice Appropriations -SJ 00307
• On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Consumer Services, 04/19/05, 9:15 am, 401-S
• CS by Commerce and Consumer Services; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00525; CS read first time on 04/20/05 -SJ 00533
• Now in Criminal Justice -SJ 00525
• Died in Committee on Criminal Justice
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