Illinois governor vetoes gambling-expansion bill | ReutersA gambling-expansion proposal that would have big implications for the suburbs was approved Wednesday evening by the Illinois Senate. The plan would allow.Illinois and Missouri Lawmakers Each Try to Expand Gambling in Their States.It seems that H.479 is still a viable bill after being re-referred to the House Rules Committee in September of last year.
Illinois lawmakers on Monday weighed the merits of gambling expansion in the state, including a potential Chicago casino, at the second of two subject.SB 1739 — a bill to expand gambling with five new casinos in Chicago, Rockford, Danville, Park City and a location in the south suburbs as well as video slot.
As the first session of 2018 kicks off, it will be interesting to see if online poker or any type of gambling expansion bills find their way into committee debates or floor votes early in the year.Illinois Casino Gaming Association President Tom Swoik does not expect any expansion legislation to pass this year, nor does horse racing lobbyist Steve Brubaker.On Tuesday, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn rejected a bill that would expand gambling in the state to include a new land-based casino, four new riverboat casinos and allow.
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Latest on IL Gambling Expansion & Pension Reform | ChicagoA bill that would allow for expanding gaming in Illinois, including allowing a casino in Danville, has cleared the Illinois Senate. The bill needed 30 votes for.
Lawmakers to discuss gambling expansion. to bring gaming expansion to Illinois. House Bill 2939 would. growth should include a gambling expansion bill.Illinois Online Poker. Pennsylvania Online Poker Bill on Verge. As the first days and weeks of June went by without another vote on the gambling expansion.The Illinois House chose not to vote on a major gambling expansion bill instead shifting focus to pension reform.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.-- An Illinois House committee just now approved the biggest gambling-expansion bill since the state's current casino industry was set up a.
There were moments of surprise when the subject became a part of serious discussions, but it ultimately stalled without much progress.