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The reconciliation payment described above also applies. Jones and Jason Brost U.{/INSERTKEYS}{/PARAGRAPH} Garrison and Daniel H. Board Member Political Party : No more than three members of the Board may be from the same political party. The Board will only consider an applicant if the county board or authority of the host municipality certifies that the applicant met certain criteria including negotiating with the host community in good faith and agreement as to the location. The Board is required to engage with a consultant to conduct a feasibility study for the Chicago casino within 10 days of the effectiveness of the amended Act. The licensee, with the approval of the Board, is relieved of the obligation to use official data if the official data limitations frustrate the desired in-game bet g. O'Connor and Christopher R. As noted elsewhere, this licensee is only for providing data for in-game betting. These new criteria include history and success of developing tourism facilities ancillary to gaming, the creation of living wage jobs for Illinois residents, the projected number of jobs to be created, commitment to community-based organizations, identification of adverse effects and the ancillary costs of those effects, and engagement with minorities and women-owned business. Sports wagering, subject to licensure, can be offered at 1 the three horseracing tracks organizational licensees 2 up to nine OTBs 3 per track , 3 the 10 existing casinos, 4 up to seven sports facilities, and eventually by three online operators. These are the individuals who work for the other licensees issued pursuant to this Act. Since joining the firm in , Ed has served as regulatory counsel to licensed gaming industry suppliers and operators, horse tracks, video gaming and on-line providers, lottery providers, tribal licensees, and social gaming operators and investors. All the construction work must be union contracts to be eligible for the tax credits. If the sports governing bodies do not make this notification, the licensees may use any data. Skip to main content. The bill clarifies the disclosure of ownership in the public 5. Licensed establishments may offer up to 6 Video Gaming Terminals, except that a new establishment license category is established for large truck stop establishments, which may operate up to 10 video gaming terminals. If a sports governing body headquartered in the United States notifies the Board of its desire to supply official data for in-game betting, the licensees must use such data. {PARAGRAPH}{INSERTKEYS}This GT Alert provides a general summary of the gaming expansion bill followed by a more detailed review of the Sports Wagering Act the Act. See the detailed sports wagering summary below. Supplier — These are the technology providers or other suppliers to the Master Sports Wagering licensee. Edward R. He also advises clients on transactional and general corporate matters. The tracks are required to pay the fee on July 1, The casinos are required to pay the fee on July 1, The length of time for the award of this contract is not dictated in the Act. It is also expected that the Governor will not wait the allotted 60 days to sign the bill into law. This same provision is not in the licensing section for any of the other four licensing groups master sports wagering, occupational, tier 2 official League Data, or Central System Provider. The Act establishes a hotline for anonymous reporting of prohibited conduct and obligates the Board to investigate reasonable allegations on a confidential basis The Act goes into great detail regarding minority, disabled, women, and veteran vendor engagement and reporting This section also sets forth an annual job fair requirement. Treated like a traditional supplier — all hardware and software are required to go through independent testing labs. Along with the expansion, significant taxes and licensing fees are levied. Martha brings a business perspective to every matter, drawing on her more than 10 years of experience in management, sales and sales leadership that she gained while working in the contract management industry. While head of the legal department, she was responsible for supervising all legal and compliance functions as well as administrative and corporate governance activities. The Administrative Procedure Act is amended to permit for emergency rules to be issued by the Board and the Lottery to implement the Sports Wagering Act. Although the language is not clear, the Chicago casino appears to be exempted from the privilege tax schedule, but simply has a tax of one-third of AGR. The bill also mandates a diversity program for all licensees that includes annual reporting and makes achievement in diversity inclusion a criteria for the renewal of a license. With the appropriate master sports wagering license, the 3 existing horse tracks, the 10 existing casinos, up to three OTBs per track, and up to seven sports facilities requires 17,plus seating capacity or its designee within five blocks of the sports facility, can offer onsite sports wagering. The Board is granted days from the date of the application to grant the organization gaming license to the applicant. The new track will have all rights that the existing tracks have including sports wagering and up to 1, gaming positions. The other new casinos will be limited to 2, positions, except for the one in Williamson County, which can only have 1, The existing operators may also add positions but will be required to pay both the per-position fee and the reconciliation fee as set forth for the non-Chicago casinos in the paragraph above. Master Sports Wagering - This license is awarded to the operators of the casinos, the horse tracks, the sports facilities, and, eventually, the three maximum online operators awarded the license pursuant to the competitive bid process. The Chicago casino will have up to 4, positions, which it can split by offering slots at the Chicago airports. Prior to Hyatt Gaming, Martha was in private practice where she represented public and private companies and individual clients on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, securities and tax related matters. The Act requires the Board to provide a report on sports wagering on or before Jan. For the first time, table games are taxed differently than slot machines. The lottery pilot program is repealed on Jan. We will continue to monitor the response to the legislation in the coming days and will update this Alert as clarifications and new interpretations become available. Unless granted an extension by the Board, the existing casinos are also required to make their position expansion election, from 1, to up to 2, within 30 days of the effective date of the Act. Occupational — Self-explanatory. Hamann and Melanie A. With the support of Martha A. Note that for the existing casinos, the reconciliation fee is a percentage of the additional positions divided by the total number of positions at the casino. The Sports Wagering Act authorizes the Board to issue licenses in six different categories: 1 master sports wagering, 2 occupational, 3 supplier, 4 management services provider, 5 tier 2 official league data provider, and 6 central system provider. The Board is authorized to accept licensing by another jurisdiction as evidence that the supplier applicant or management service provider meets the necessary requirements c and c. Finally, the definition of pari-mutuel wagering Section 3. Illinois has passed significant gaming expansion legislation. Wagers cannot be placed on any minor league sports events or any Illinois collegiate teams — and, as much reported, wagers cannot be placed on any kindergarten through 12th-grade sporting events. The amendment also establishes the pari-mutuel tax rate as a percentage of handle, topping out at 3. Donovan and Christopher J. The Board is required to issue emergency rules for the progressive bonus within 90 days of the effective date of the Act. She focuses her practice on gaming regulatory and business law, representing national and international casino owners, operators and suppliers in the areas of regulatory compliance, acquisition, licensure, internal investigation matters and corporate counseling. There are also various provisions relating to sharing data with the leagues, official data requirements for in-game betting, and minority, women, disabled, and veteran engagement targets for all licensees under the Act. The amendments also permit a new standard bread track in Cook County that may have up to 16 inter-track wagering locations. The Senate has 30 days from June 2 to present the bill to Governor Pritzker; however, we anticipate that the governor will receive the bill shortly. The focus of the diversity language not only includes vendor spend but also employee engagement and advancement. Each of those groups tracks, casinos, and sports facilities may offer online or mobile wagering if the offering is under its brand. New section 5. Central System Provider — This licensee runs the central system under the lottery pilot program, is selected following a competitive bid, and is regulated by the Illinois State Lottery and not the Illinois Gaming Board. The Board is granted the customary rule making authority and broad discretion to implement the Act. Kaplan and Sarah B. New Articles. The amendment also prohibits additional regulation of the organization gaming licensees by the local municipality. Violation of this new section 5. These large truck stop establishments must be within three miles of the freeway and have volume exceeding 50, gallons per month. Except for the lottery pilot program, which will be regulated by the Illinois State Lottery, the Illinois Gaming Board will regulate all manner of sports wagering. The licensees are required to disclose to the Board any abnormal wagering, breach of protocol, violations of the Act, etc. Kadish and Liisa M. In March , the Board is required to report to the General Assembly on the impact of the free play provision for the years Miscellaneous Provisions, including Test Labs and Diversity Requirements : Amendments also require the Board to use multiple accredited testing labs regardless of contractual obligations or discretion, mandate the approval of internal control changes if the Board has not acted on the proposed changes within 90 days, strengthen the ethics controls on Board members, and revise the criteria to be appointed to the Board. Winkofsky focuses his practice on gaming regulatory compliance, licensure, and internal investigations. There is a provision that permits the Board to retain unused positions and reallocate those positions to the tracks that want them in excess of the maximums. Boll D. The Board determines the scope of licensing, but the Act requires fingerprints and release of information from all officers and directors of a corporation, all members of an LLC, and all partners of a partnership. The Act also establishes a lottery pilot program, which permits sports lottery terminals to be placed at 2, lottery retail locations in each of the first 2 years 5, total following the effective date of the Act. A number of requirements surround the issuance of the organization gaming license including specifics around capital contributions, proceeds contributed to purses, and contributions to the Horsemen Associations. The admission tax is also applied to the racetracks offering gambling games pursuant to the organization licenses. Management Services Provider — These are any suppliers taking a share of the revenue, any third party the Master Sports Wagering licensee engages with to run the sports wagering operation, or anyone else deemed a Management Service Provider by the Board. Terminal Handlers are able to access the logic door and other internal mechanisms of the Video Gaming Terminal without the physical presence of a Board agent. The reconciliation fee may be made in two annual installments. Similarly, the criminal code and other relevant state acts are amended to account for permissible sports wagering. The positions may include table games. For the sports facility to offer sports wagering, each professional sports team that plays at that venue must give written authorization to the venue. The absence of this provision previously had resulted in a number of lawsuits relating to violations of the Open Meetings Act. With the exception of the Chicago casino, applications for the other casinos must be submitted within days of the amendments becoming effective.