Kansas

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Online/land-based partnerships

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Licensing deals

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Sports teams/franchises

NFL:

Kansas City Chiefs

816-920-9300

 

MLB:

Kansas City Royals

816-921-8000

 

MLS:

Sporting Kansas City

913-912-7600

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State population

2.9 million

 

Revenue

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Online/offline revenue split

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Amounts wagered

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Total number of betting premises

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Stake tax take

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What type of licenses are available?

Just DFS currently

 

How many skins are permitted per license?

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How do you apply for a license?

Pari-mutuel land-based licensing details available here: https://www.krgc.ks.gov/index.php/regulated-community/parimutuel-racing

 

What are the integrity fees?

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What is the current tax rate?

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Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?

Yes, details here: http://www.krgc.ks.gov/index.php/responsible-gambling/voluntary-exclusion-program

Is sports betting regulated or unregulated? 

Unregulated

Kansas has been exploring introducing sports betting, likely through the state lottery. However, no firm progress has been made in 2018.

 

Regulator details

Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission

700 SW Harrison, Suite 500

Topeka, KS 66603-3754

Office: (785) 296-5800

krgc@krgc.ks.gov

http://www.krgc.ks.gov/

 

Chair: Brandon L. Jones

 

Is sports betting permitted online?

No. But a number of bills have surfaced that would allow the state lottery to offer sports betting.

 

Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?

Yes. Kansas regulated DFS back in 2015.

 

What legislation, if any, is currently pending?

Ongoing sports betting legislation.