Industry News of the Day for April 19, 2019

Industry News of the Day for April 19, 2019

Tennessee:

Montana:

  • Sports Handle, 4.18.19 – Montana First to Send Sports Betting Bills To Governor
    • It’s official. Montana is first to the finish line in 2019 to send legal sports betting bills to the governor for signature. On Thursday, the Senate approved both SB 330  — HB 725 was passed Wednesday — and both will go to Governor Steve Bullock, who is expected to sign at least one of them.

Iowa:

  • Sports Handle, 4.18.19 – Iowa Senate Passes Mobile Sports Betting Bill
    • On Wednesday evening, the Iowa Senate passed a bill to legalize sports betting, both in-person at the state’s 19 casinos and over mobile devices. The vote had 31 senators in favor and 18 opposed.

Colorado:

Florida:

  • Daily Business Review, 4.18.19 – Sports Betting Could Go Through Seminole Tribe, Avoiding Vote
    • Gambling talks underway between a key senator and the Seminole Tribe include a proposal that could bring sports betting to Florida by running it through the tribe, possibly avoiding the need for a statewide vote on the popular type of betting.
  • Business Journal, 4.18.19 – Sports betting could be tied to Seminole Tribe
    • Gambling talks include a proposal that could bring sports betting to Florida by running it through the tribe, possibly avoiding the need for a statewide vote on the popular type of betting.

 

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