WV HB2751 | 2017 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB2751


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 1 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-03-01 - To House Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to allow sports betting at West Virginia casinos; the state Lottery Commission is authorized to promulgate legislatives rule establishing sports betting and provides a legislative finding that federal government has no authority to prohibit sports betting in West Virginia; providing for a tax on bets and a special revenue account; and allowing incorporation of current laws and the promulgation of further requirements and fees for sports betting by legislative rule.

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2017-03-01HouseTo House Judiciary
2017-03-01HouseIntroduced in House
2017-03-01HouseTo Judiciary then Finance
2017-03-01HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2751 (Carry Over) 2017-03-01 - To House Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2925A1New CodeSee Bill Text
2925A2New CodeSee Bill Text
2925A3New CodeSee Bill Text

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