assembly Bill A1257

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the regulation of sports betting and mobile sports wagering

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 20, 2021 reported referred to codes
Jan 07, 2021 referred to racing and wagering

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A1257 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1183
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1367 & 104, add §1367-a, RWB L

A1257 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for regulation of sports betting and mobile sports wagering; defines terms; implements a tax equivalent to eight and one-half percent of sports wagering gross revenue; requires reporting (view more) provides for civil penalties for violations; makes related provisions.

A1257 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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     S. 1183                                                  A. 1257
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                       S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed,  and  when  printed  to  be  committed to the Committee on Racing,
   Gaming and Wagering
 
 IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. PRETLOW, TAGUE,  SCHMITT,  JOYNER,
   WOERNER,  SANTABARBARA,  LUPARDO, PHEFFER AMATO, DILAN, WEPRIN, PERRY,
   FALL, AUBRY, STIRPE, TAYLOR, BURKE, RAMOS, HYNDMAN, HUNTER, GOTTFRIED,
   DE LA ROSA --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  HEVESI,  PICHARDO,
   D. ROSENTHAL,  ROZIC,  STERN,  VANEL  -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Racing and Wagering
 
 AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and  breeding  law,  in
   relation to regulation of sports betting
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 1367 of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breed-
 ing law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of 2013, paragraphs (b) and
 (d) of subdivision 3 as amended by section 1 of part X of chapter 59  of
 the laws of 2020, is amended to read as follows:
   § 1367. Sports wagering. 1. As used in this section:
   (a)  "AFFILIATE"  MEANS  ANY OFF-TRACK BETTING CORPORATION, FRANCHISED
 CORPORATION, OR RACE TRACK LICENSED PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER, AN  OPERA-
 TOR  OF  VIDEO  LOTTERY  GAMING AT AQUEDUCT LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION
 SIXTEEN HUNDRED SEVENTEEN-A OF THE  TAX  LAW,  WHICH  HAS  AN  AFFILIATE
 AGREEMENT  WITH A CASINO PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED SIXTY-SEV-
 EN-A OF THIS TITLE. ANY PROFESSIONAL SPORTS STADIUM OR ARENA  MAY  SERVE
 AS AN AFFILIATE;
   (B)  "AGENT" MEANS AN ENTITY THAT IS PARTY TO A CONTRACT WITH A CASINO
 AUTHORIZED TO OPERATE A SPORTS POOL AND IS APPROVED BY THE COMMISSION TO
 OPERATE A SPORTS POOL ON BEHALF OF SUCH CASINO;
   (C) "AUTHORIZED SPORTS BETTOR" MEANS AN INDIVIDUAL WHO  IS  PHYSICALLY
 PRESENT  IN THIS STATE WHEN PLACING A SPORTS WAGER, WHO IS NOT A PROHIB-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.