Maryland

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Operator/supplier deals

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Online/land-based partnerships

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Licensing deals

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Marketing deals

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Sports teams/franchises

NFL:

Baltimore Ravens

410-261–7283

 

Washington Redskins

703-726-7000

 

MLB:

Baltimore Orioles

410-843-7889

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State population

6.1 million

 

Revenue

For fiscal year ending June 30 2018, lottery ticket sales and casino gaming combined to contribute an all-time high of more than $1.252 billion to the State of Maryland.

 

Online/offline revenue split

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Amounts wagered

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Total number of betting premises

Six licensed casinos

 

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?

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What are the integrity fees?

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What is the current tax rate?

No additional DFS specific taxes at this time

 

Is there a self-exclusion register in the state?

Yes, details here: http://gaming.mdlottery.com/responsible-gambling/voluntary-self-exclusion-program/

Is sports betting regulated or unregulated? 

Unregulated

Maryland introduced a bill in February 2018 establishing a task force to explore sports betting in the state, but made no further legislative progress in 2018.

 

Regulator details

Maryland State Lottery & Gaming Control Agency

Montgomery Park Business Center, Suite 330

1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21230

410-230-8800

http://mlgca.com/

 

Chairman: Gordon Medenica

Is sports betting permitted online?

No, although Maryland will continue to explore legal sports betting in 2019.

 

Is there any specific legislation for daily fantasy sports?

Maryland exempted DFS from the definition of gambling back in 2012, and introduced fuller regulation in 2017. There are no additional licensing or taxes beyond state tax.

 

What legislation, if any, is currently pending?

None