2019 Indiana legislation

More Gaming Industry Changes Possible In Legislature

Dec 23, 2019

Lawmakers in 2019 passed gaming legislation that was called the most transformative measure for the industry in decades.

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Today:   Ed Feigenbaum, the creator and editor of "Indiana Gaming Insight" newsletter published by Hannah News Service, talks about the latest gaming news in the Hoosier State, which happens to involve news from the Illinois legislature that could bring a casino license to the Chicago area.  That could have a big effect on northwest Indiana's casinos.  Indiana Public Broadcasting's Jeanne Lindsay has a report on the unpredictable structure of public school funding that is leading school districts to ask their patrons for tax hikes.  She begins her report in the Lake Forest School Corp.

A law set to take effect this year closes a loophole in how state statute deals with volunteer coaches at schools who commit felonies. (Pixabay)
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A law set to take effect this year closes a loophole in how state statute deals with volunteer coaches at schools who commit felonies.

But the new measure doesn’t go as far as some lawmakers wanted.