The legislation seeks to modernize Indiana’s gaming tax system. But the measure could decrease how much money local communities get from their casinos.
The House approved legislation that its author says “modernizes” Indiana’s gaming tax structure.
The bill's author says the goal is to help casinos stay viable as they face increasing competition.
Indiana’s $2 billion gaming industry is waiting to see what a Donald Trump presidency will mean for casinos throughout the state.
State Sen. Jon Ford wants to move some unused games from an existing casino in Rising Sun to Terre Haute.
Gen Con organizers threatened to leave the city in 2015 amid a national uproar over the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
An IU media school professor debuts his new game "Our Town" at this year's GenCon.
State lawmakers tackled everything from gaming to the state budget in the 2015 session. Many of the state's 259 new laws take effect July 1.
The casino bills aim to help the state's gaming industry compete against casinos in neighboring states.
The initial gaming bill this session allowed racinos to add a limited number of table games with live dealers.