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HB 443 (BR 1522) - D. Osborne, D. Keene

     AN ACT proposing a new section to the Constitution of Kentucky relating to casino gambling.
     Propose to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky to require the General Assembly by general law to authorize the establishment and operation of casino gambling at no more than seven locations, to provide for regulation and to use revenue from casinos to be used for job creation, education, human services, health care, veterans programs, local governments, public safety, and the support of the horse industry; create the Equine Excellence fund of dedication funds from gambling; submit to the voters for ratification or rejections, and provide ballot language.


     HFA (1, D. Osborne) - Retain original provisions and clarify that gambling revenues would also be used for pension obligations and racetrack improvements; add ballot language to reflect changes in the bill.

     Feb 19-introduced in House
     Feb 20-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
     Feb 21-floor amendment (1) filed

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