DISCLAIMER

 

07-016-O

ORDINANCE NO. __________


AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 10A-20 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE, 1959, AS AMENDED, PERTAINING TO EXPENDITURE OF PROFITS FROM CHARITABLE GAMBLING.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

The city of Duluth does ordain:

     Section 1. That Section 10A-20 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, be amended to read as follows:

Sec. 10A-20.     Required lawful purpose expenditures.

     Each and Eevery organization conducting lawful gambling in the city of Duluth shall expend at least 60 percent all (100 percent) of its net profits derived from lawful gambling on lawful purposes conducted within or located within the city of Duluth or a city contiguous to the city of Duluth. To facilitate the enforcement of this provision, the city treasurer shall require each organization conducting pull tabs, bingo or tip boards to file a yearly report on a form approved by the treasurer showing all lawful purpose expenditures made by the organization and the percentage of those expenditures made in Duluth or a contiguous city.

     Section 2. That this ordinance shall take effect 30 days after its passage and publication.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This ordinance requires the profits from pull tab operations in Duluth to be spent in Duluth.