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A1J ACT AMENDING SECTICE 8162, COMPIISD LAWS OP UTAH, 1917, RELATING
TO GA1CCIIG AHD THE SEIZURE Aim DESTRUCTION OP GAMING DEVICES.
BE IT EXACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OP THE STATE OP UTAH',
Seotion 1, That Seotion 8162, Compiled Laws of Utah, 1917, be and
the same ia hereby amended to read as follows:
Seotion 8162. Gaming defined. Salgnre and D otrnetiau ii Burning
Every Person who deals or oarries on, opens or oauses to be
opened, or who oonduots, either aa owner or employee, who for hire or
not, or who plays, any game of faro, monte, roulette, lansquenet, rouge,
noir, rondo, Chinese fan tan, Chinese pl-gow, bakaplo lottery, or
any game played with cards, dioe, or any other devioej for money, checks
credit, .or any other representative of value shall be deemed guilty of a
felony, and it shall be the duty of all sheriffs, constables, pdlice, and
other peaoe offloera whenever it shall oome to the knowledge of suoh
officer that any person has in his possession any cards,/ohsoks, balls,
wheels, slot maohines or gangling devices of any nature or kind whatsoever used or kept for the purposes of playing for money of for tokens,
redeemable in money at any of the games mentioned in this chapter, or
that any oards, tables, oheoks, b lis.wheels, slot maohines, or .
gambling devioes, used or kept for the purposes aforesaid may be found
in any plaoe to seize and take such card*,tables, oheoks, balls, wheels,
slot machines, or other gambling devioes and oonvey the same before a
magistrate of the oounty In shloh said devioes shall be found, and it
shall be the duty of suoh Judge to Inquire of suoh witnesses aa he
ahall summon or as may appear bsfore him in that behalf, touching the
nature of such gambling devices, and if *uoh.Judge ahall determine
that the/sse used or kept tor the purposes of being used at any gam*
or gam** of Qhano* described in thl* chapter it shall be hia duty to
destroy the aam*.
Saotlon 2. Thl* Aot (hall talc* effect upon approval.