Arizona Sports Betting Bill: “Nothing is easy” is a fitting quote to define what seems to be happening in the Arizona Senate when it comes to their sports betting bill. The Bill was moved to the Appropriations Committee after starting in the Commerce Committee on Tuesday.
Once in the Appropriations committee, the pending sports betting bill was changed to a 63 page Amendment to the Historical Horse Racing Bill that was also on the agenda for Tuesday.
This, in effect, merged the two bills which are now combined into SB1794. This action by the Appropriations Committee seems to have upset and confused many.
The original sports betting bill allowed for retail and [...]