Tag Archives: tina davis
- Pennsylvania third online gambling bill; California tribal consensus a mirage?
April 7, 2015
Pennsylvania got a new online gambling bill on Monday, the third such bill vying for votes in the current legislative session. HB 920 (read it here) was filed by Rep. Tina Davis (pictured), who in 2013 authored a similar measure which ultimately failed to make it past the committee stage....
- Pennsylvania online gambling bill still very much a work in progress
April 23, 2013
After several months of hemming and hawing, Pennsylvania state Rep. Tina Davis finally dropped her online gambling bill on Monday. House Bill 1235 (read it here) has been referred to the state Assembly Committee on Gaming Oversight for further study. HB 1235 envisions allowing the state’s slot machine licensees to...
- Illinois horsemen complicate online gambling bid; Pennsylvania’s Davis says state doesn’t need interstate help
March 30, 2013
Earlier this month, the Illinois state senate introduced revised gambling legislation designed to address Gov. Pat Quinn’s concerns regarding the lack of restrictions on political campaign contributions by casino industry interests. The revised SB 1739 also added language that would authorize online gambling, which was a bit like being turned...
- Pennsylvania nixes Camelot lotto contract, preps online gambling bill; New York pushes sports betting (again)
February 18, 2013
Gov. Tom Corbett’s plan to privatize management of the Pennsylvania Lottery hit a snag this week when state Attorney General Kathleen Kane declared the plan unconstitutional. The contract Corbett awarded in January to UK National Lottery operator Camelot allowed for an expansion of ticket sales online and for the introduction...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017