Fresh Gambling-Industry News
While in nevada, there is a slight drop in revenues from the gambling industry, indiana senate is trying «wathar» expand the gambling opportunities.
Content: 1. Indiana expands the gambling industry2. Nevada’s income from gambling does not sleep for sports rates
Indiana expands the gambling industry
Profile media report that lawmakers are trying not to focus on expanding the possibilities of the state gembling-industry registered in the law approved by the senate. To remove the eyes, the bill uses a vague characteristic «opportunities to use existing state assets».
The idea is to avoid publicity of controversial measures approved by the state authority. However, the chances of success are small: the provisions of the law have already attracted the attention of brian bosma parliamentarian, who expressed a wish to reduce them.
Among other things, legislators suggest expanding the scope of the influence of floating casinos and allow gambling institutions to be placed on land. According to the provisions of the bill, the two majestic star i and majestic star ii objects will be allowed to change the location of the disclocation – from lake michigan on land. However, congress may require additional licensing to implement the project.
If this happens, the process can delay due to the dispute of the casino movement on land.
Nevada’s income from gambling does not sleep for sports rates
Nevada’s gambling monitoring council provided data that income from gambling in january amounted to $ 984.5 million, which is 3% less than in january last year, and 1.5% less than was obtained in december.
Las vegas strip revenues from gambling operations decreased by 4% and amouunted to $ 532.2 million. In general, the category of desktop and card games, revenues decreased by 9.3% and amouunted to $ 326 million.
Income from sports betting amounted to $ 497 million, having broken all possible records. For comparison, income from new jersey sports betting amounted to $ 385 million.
Recall that seven new gambling objects will appear in nevada.