Sports Betting News Week: Canada Takes Another Step
happy Monday, everyone. Sports betting news continues to have a heavy legislative focus, and many states are working to join the race.
The LSR podcast breaks down some of this news, including a big future market in California.
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Top Sports Betting News: Canada Closer To Single Game Betting
A bill that would end the federal ban on sports betting on single games Canada passed a Senate committee on Friday.
That’s the next step as a full Senate committee hearing this week. If the calculation continues to move at this pace, it would be possible to start single bets early September, according to Canadian Gambling Association CEO Paul Burns.
US sports betting providers are preparing to launch. PointsBet hired earlier Monkey knife fight president Nothing Sulsky to lead the company’s Canadian expansion while BetMGM signed the great as an ambassador.
Sports betting in Arizona, Louisiana, on track for fall kicks
Arizona and Louisiana are racing to launch their new sports betting markets in time for NFL Betting season.
Enforcement laws are working their way through the Louisiana legislature quickly. Representative John Stefanski LSR said it was more optimistic about the launch of sports betting in LA during the football season, especially as regulators have the option to offer tentative licenses.
Elsewhere that Arizona Department of Gaming announced September 9th as the targeted start date. That means AZ Sportsbooks will be live in time for the start of the NFL season later on Thursday night.
IL House passes annoying college bill
It is illegal to bet on it Illinois College teams in sports betting in Illinois under the state Sports Betting Act.
A new bill would change that, but it’s still unclear if people will really care.
SB 521 past the house last week. It essentially creates a trial period for wagering up on state colleges July 2023. However, the bill makes it difficult to bet on these teams as it only extends state college betting to include sale Sports betting.
The invoice creates another senseless personal requirement Governor JB Pritzker recently terminated its remote registration exemption.
With Nebraska. Another sub-optimal sports betting law was passed last week Governor Pete Ricketts Signing the State Retail Law.
More questions about mobile NY sports betting answered
More answers about mobile sports betting in new York were answered by the regulatory authority, although there are still many unknowns.
The New York State Gambling Commission updated questions and answers on the upcoming tender for licenses for mobile sports betting.
The new information includes confirmation that a platform provider could be selected for multiple licenses and the checkmark for $ 25 million every time. The NYSGC also said the bidders are likely to be public through freedom of information laws.
At this point in time, it is still unknown how the bids will be evaluated. The deadline for announcing the RFP requirements is July 1.
VA sports betting are not immune to April Dip
Virginia may be an emerging new sports betting market, but even VA sports betting can be the postMarch madness Submission.
The state’s mobile sports betting took off $ 236.4 million in betting in April, Low 22% of March.
Of course, the promotions were also noticed from month to month $ 5.5 million in April from $ 10.3 million March.