Kentucky betting bill passes first hurdle

House committee voted unanimously in favor of new bill which allows betting on local college sports

The Kentucky House committee for Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations has greenlit a betting bill that would give regulatory power to the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. The bill, presented by Rep Adam Koenig, permits betting via mobile apps, at local racetracks and in professional sports stadiums with a capacity of over 50,000. Initial licenses would…

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