Tag Archives: gambling bill
- State of Georgia casino gambling: Rep pushes for constitutional amendment, senator wants lobbyists to ‘declare every red cent’
January 13, 2016
A representative in Georgia is asking his fellow lawmakers to help him kill his casino gambling bill. Last year, Rep. Ron Stephens (R-Savannah) introduced a legislation that aims to regulate how casinos would operate in the state. Specifically, the state would limit the number of casinos in Georgia to just...
- Czech Republic details new gambling bill
October 14, 2014
The Czech Republic is in the process of introducing a new gambling bill that would impose stricter regulations involving a variety of issues, including slot machine placements, betting limits and tax revenues. Finance Minister Andrej Babis unveiled details of the bill, which also includes a provision to create a database...
- The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill is Granted Royal Assent
May 19, 2014
The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill has finally passed through the torturous trek of treacle that is the UK legislatorial thoroughfare after being granted Royal Assent by the British monarchy. It’s official. The Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill has been granted Royal Assent and is now primed to become law...
- Interview with Sen. Lou Correa – Legalizing Online Poker in California
April 8, 2014
Becky Liggero is with Senator Lou Correa of 34th District, California, as he shares his thoughts on the new online poker bill that would only regulate online poker to players within California.
- Weekly Poll Results – Sheldon Adelson’s backed Bill means?
April 4, 2014
[polldaddy poll=7916937] Sheldon Adelson, the biggest threat to online gambling since the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA), has gone through great lengths to ban online gambling. Just last week, Adelson’s anti-gambling bill hit congress, delivered by South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham. In line with this, we decided to...
- Payment firms to block unauthorized UK online gambling transactions; online bookies face horse racing Levy hit
March 5, 2014
Major payment processors have voluntarily agreed to block financial transactions between UK punters and online gambling sites not licensed by the UK Gambling Commission. The agreement, signed by Visa Europe, Mastercard and PayPal, was made public during Tuesday’s debate in the House of Lords over the Gambling (Licensing & Advertising)...
Draft Fantasy targets UK rollout in August
March 27, 2017