Sports betting bill OK’d by Assembly

TRENTON – The Assembly on Thursday passed bill A4385, which will permit casinos in Atlantic City and racetracks to conduct wagering on professional and collegiate sports or athletic events.

The bill passed by a 54-15 vote. Assemblyman Ron Dancer abstained.

Wagering on sports events will not include wagering on any collegiate sport or athletic event that takes place in New Jersey or on a sport or athletic event in which any New Jersey college team participates regardless of where the event takes place.

 

 

Sports betting bill OK’d by Assembly