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      RS 27:15.1     


NOTE: §15.1 eff. Jan. 1, 2021, if a majority of qualified electors in at least one parish vote to authorize sports wagering in that parish on the Nov. 3, 2020 election. See Acts 2020, No. 215.

§15.1. Sports wagering

            A. In the event of the legalization of sports wagering in any parish as a result of the proposition election held on November 3, 2020, the Louisiana Gaming Control Board shall have all regulatory authority, control, and jurisdiction, including investigation, licensing, and enforcement, and all power incidental or necessary to such regulatory authority, control, and jurisdiction over all aspects of sports wagering activities and operations, except as otherwise specified in this Title.

            B. For purposes of this Section, "sports wagering" shall be defined as the business of accepting wagers on any sports event or sports contest by any system or method of wagering.

            Acts 2020, No. 215, §2, see Act.

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