Category: Economy, Budget and Taxes
HB 480 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Establishes a system within the Lottery Commission for sports betting, including online betting. A town or city would have to vote to approve retail sports gaming operations. Revenue from sports betting would go to the Education Trust Fund. If betting started in 2021, the Lottery Commission estimates a range of $1.5 to $7.5 million in annual revenue.
Bill Sponsor: Timothy P. Lang Sr.
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Wed, 04/24/2019
Next Voting Date: Wed, 05/15/2019