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Big Business of Illegal Gambling

Quiz: Illegal Gambing

Question 3 of 10

The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act was an amendment attached to what 2006 bill?

  1. Maritime Transportation Security Act
  2. Security and Accountability For Every Port Act
  3. Stolen Valor Act
  4. Syria Accountability and Lebanese Sovereignty Restoration Act
Correct!

The Security and Accountability For Every Port Act was passed in 2006 to bolster security at U.S. harbors. It included provisions such as the Container Security Initiative and the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office. The bill also contained the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act, which prohibits the transfer of funds from banks to illegal online gambling sites, an issue whose specific relation to counterterrorism is not entirely clear.

SOURCE: Online Gambling Poses Tax Conundrum | Wall Street Journal