To establish a program for State licensing of Internet poker, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Internet Gambling Prohibition, Poker Consumer Protection, and Strengthening UIGEA Act of 2011''. (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents for this Act is as follows:
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. Sec. 2. Findings. TITLE I--PROHIBITION ON UNLICENSED INTERNET GAMBLING AND INTERNET POKER CONSUMER PROTECTION
Sec. 101. Definitions. Sec. 102. Prohibition on unlicensed Internet gambling. Sec. 103. Department of Commerce qualification and oversight of State agencies. Sec. 104. Licensing by qualified State agencies. Sec. 105. Enforcement. Sec. 106. Compulsive gaming, responsible gaming, and self-exclusion program requirements. Sec. 107. Prohibitions and restrictions. Sec. 108. Safe harbor. Sec. 109. Relation to subchapter IV of chapter 53 of title 31, United States Code. Sec. 110. Cheating and other fraud. Sec. 111. Inapplicability of certain provisions to interstate off-track wagers. Sec. 112. Construction and relation to other law. Sec. 113. Regulations. Sec. 114. Annual reports. Sec. 115. Effective date. TITLE II--STRENGTHENING OF UNLAWFUL INTERNET GAMBLING ENFORCEMENT ACT OF 2006
Sec. 201. Financial transaction providers. Sec. 202. List of unlicensed Internet gambling enterprises. Sec. 203. Regulations. Sec. 204. Conforming amendments.
SEC. 2. FINDINGS.
Congress finds the following: (1) Since the development of the Internet, online Web sites offering Internet gambling have raised numerous policy, consumer protection, and...