Tag Archives: New Hampshire
- New Hampshire congress OKs Keno tax bill
June 23, 2017
A proposal to impose taxes on newly authorized Keno games in New Hampshire gets a greenlight from both chambers of Congress during a bipartisan vote on Thursday. New Hampshire Union Leader reported that the bill, which aims to fund full-day kindergarten through tax revenues from Keno games, is now awaiting...
- New Hampshire exempts bitcoin from money transmission regulations
June 8, 2017
After months of debate, a bill that exempts traders of digital currencies like bitcoin from New Hampshire’s money transmission regulations is now a law. New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu signed House Bill 436 into law last June 2, more than a month after state senators passed the bill. First introduced...
- New York’s Bonacic revives online poker legislative push
January 31, 2017
New York has launched its latest push to legalize online poker within its borders, but it faces its traditionally uncertain path to becoming law. On Friday, state Sen. John Bonacic (pictured) introduced S-3898, which aims to amend state racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding laws to permit “certain interactive poker games,”...
- State rep pushes for ‘largest gambling bill’ in New Hampshire’s history
January 7, 2016
Rep. Dan McGuire is a man on a mission. The Epsom representative will attempt to reverse a committee recommendation that is set to kill what he says could be the “largest gambling bill” in New Hampshire, at least in terms of potential revenue. In an interview with the Concord Monitor,...
- MGM releases first compliance report in Springfield; NH House committee OKs expanded gambling
April 23, 2015
MGM Resorts International issued a 50-page report on Wednesday, detailing the specifics of its compliance with its host community agreement with the city of Springfield, Massachusetts. In the report, MGM noted a series of initiatives it has begun, including information sessions with local vendors and suppliers and workforce training programs...
- New Hampshire prepares new push to legalize casino gambling in the state
February 23, 2015
The ongoing casino debate in New Hampshire is far from finished, even after a bill to legalize casino gambling in the state fell by the wayside last year because of one vote. But supporters of legalizing casinos remain undeterred and are now doubling down efforts to put two casinos in the...
On Deck: Jordan Spieth is the truth
April 13, 2015