Under existing law, there are certain statewide offenses relating to gambling
Also, under existing law, local legislation may not be enacted on a subject that is dealt with by general law unless, among other things, the general law allows it
This bill would authorize the adoption of local legislation authorizing wagering on professional, collegiate, and amateur sports contests and athletic events
To add Section 13A-12-25.1 to the Code of Alabama 1975; to authorize the adoption of local legislation providing for wagering on professional, collegiate, and amateur sports contests and athletic events.
|April 4, 2019||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Economic Development and Tourism|
|Bill Text||HB358 Alabama 2019 Session - Introduced|