Industry News of the Day for March 13, 2020

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  • Sports Handle, 3.12.20 – Operators Bash Kansas House Sports Betting Bill
    • A day after multiple animal-rights groups spoke against HB 2671, Kansas lawmakers continued their hearing about legal sports betting on Thursday, but the Committee on Federal and State Affairs adjourned with no vote on the issue.
  • Gambling Compliance, 3.13.20 – Kansas House At Odds With Senate On Sports Betting (subscription paywall)
    • After the Kansas Senate passed a bill last month authorizing casinos to operate sports betting, a House committee discussed a far more inclusive model during several meetings this week.



  • Associated Press, 3.12.20 – Taverns Get New Sports Betting Terminals, Little To Bet On
    • The Montana Lottery has begun installing sports betting kiosks in bars and casinos around the state. But there’s little for would-be bettors to wager on because of coronavirus concerns.
  • Montana Public Radio, 3.12.20 – Sports Betting Begins In Montana Just As Coronavirus Cancels Seasons
    • The Montana State Lottery officially kicked off Sports Bet Montana this week, which will allow Montanans to place bets on games at about 180 locations around the state. But the rollout comes as many major sports and college leagues are suspending seasons and canceling events due to coronavirus.