Chapter 23K of the General Laws is hereby amended by adding the following section:-
Section 72. Upon application the commission may license a private club to operate a gaming device. Each such gaming device operated in a private club shall be separately licensed pursuant to regulations promulgated by the commission. As used in this section the term “private club” shall mean a not-for-profit entity that is comprised of members who collectively belong to (i) a veterans’ organization incorporated or chartered by the Congress of the United States, or otherwise, having 1 or more affiliated chapters or branches incorporated in any state; or (ii) a society, organization or association of a fraternal nature that operates under the lodge system, and have 1 or more affiliated chapters or branches incorporated in any state.
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