The Iowa House of Representatives passed a bill last week that would expand sports wagers in the state.
Posted on: March 8, 2022 |
An online casino bill introduced by Rep. Bobby Kaufmann advanced through a subcommittee of the Iowa House State Government Committee on Wednesday. But Kaufmann tells PlayIA that will be the final stop for House Study Bill 604 this year.
Posted on: February 4, 2022 |
Brandon Yellowbird-Stevens, vice chairman of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin, joined Victor Rocha on Wednesday in a webcast presented by the National Indian Gaming Association.
Posted on: October 1, 2021 |
Last week in the final days of the session, the Iowa legislature passed a bill providing a phaseout of tax on promotional play. Another bill passed ensures that casinos don't have to continue paying above federal minimum wage if that minimum increases. However, casinos did not get through a bill authorizing esports wagering for Iowa sportsbooks.
Posted on: May 26, 2021 |
New legislation introduced in Iowa attempts to authorize esports wagering for Iowa sportsbooks.
Posted on: February 17, 2021 |
The Senate Ways and Means Committee advanced a bill Tuesday that would make it so casinos no longer need to pay taxes on promotional play.
Posted on: January 26, 2021 |
A Minnesota legislator's attempts to legalize sports betting in his home state have gone nowhere. So, like many Minnesotans, he drives to Iowa to bet.
Posted on: December 4, 2020 |
Wes Ehrecke, the president and CEO of the Iowa Casino Association, tells PlayIA that Iowa casinos will pitch the idea of online casino gaming to lawmakers next session.
Posted on: September 14, 2020 |