NJ Congressman calls for sports betting ban lift
NJ congressman Frank Pallone reassured his place relating to the federal Sports betting ban. Congressman Frank Pallone of New Jersey, mentioned throughout a congressional listening to related to MMA rules within the state that he believes that the federal ban on sports activities betting activity must be lifted.
Pallone mentioned that Gaming Accountability & Modernisation Enhancement Act (GAME Act), which is proposed to interchange the federal gaming legal guidelines, is outdated. GAME would repeal the 1992 PASPA, the authorized act that prohibits sports activities betting activity within the nation.
UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner supported Pallone’s comments by adding:
The Supreme Court scheduled oral hearings relating to the New Jersey case of the Sports betting ban for December 4th 2017, however the resolution on lifting or sustaining PASPA won’t be seen till the primary months of 2018. So the case trundles on but pressure is certainly building for a sustained review of the ban on online sports betting.