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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Louisiana Sports Betting Legislation Moves Forward, Parish Votes Expected in November

Last week, the Louisiana State Senate voted 29-8 to advance sports betting legislation proposed by Sen. Cameron Henry (R-Metairie). That potentially sets the stage...

Todd Shriber May 25, 2020
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Chicago Casino Tax Structure Amended by Illinois General Assembly

A change to the Chicago casino tax structure was part of an approximately $40 billion budget plan passed over the weekend by the Illinois...

Devin O'Connor May 25, 2020
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Senate Approves $320B in New Paycheck Protection Program Funding. Will Small Gaming Companies Get Any?

The US Senate took the first step Tuesday to extend a small business COVID-19 relief program by approving a nearly half-trillion dollar spending package....

Steve Bittenbender April 21, 2020