Legislation

Gaming-related legislative news in the US, Asia, UK, and EU that affects everything from state-by-state sports betting to player pools to federal oversight. Politicians’ stances on bills, amendments, and ongoing coverage of bill passage, as well as the road to get there.

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Las Vegas Sands Spends Millions To Push For Texas Casinos Despite the Odds

A reported multimillion dollar pro-casino ad campaign by the Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) is unlikely to beat out long-held opposition from influential Texas...

Ed Silverstein April 16, 2021

Nevada Lawmakers Seek Ban on High-Capacity Magazines, As Used in Las Vegas Rampage

Two congressional members from Nevada filed legislation this week to ban high-capacity ammunition magazines like those used in the 2017 mass shooting on the...

Larry Henry April 15, 2021
Las Vegas casino union right to return

Las Vegas Casino Union Tells Nevada Lawmakers to Provide ‘Right to Return’

Las Vegas casino union members told state lawmakers this week to back legislation that protects their right to return to their jobs.  Nevada Senate...

Devin O'Connor April 8, 2021