Hi Guys, Scott here, I am writing this to inform you all that I now support Bill HR.2267, the bill which is designed to allow online poker to be regulated, legalized, and incorporated in the USA. The reason we have changed our position on this bill is because the following amendments to the bill where introduced and agreed upon in committee;

Amendment .. sites who have intentionally broken B&M or Internet gaming laws can not get a license.
The following Amendment is what has got us onboard at Makepokerlegal.com;
Amendment. 7 by Campbell of CA:

Administration and enforcement of gambling authority
Consumer protection of gambling authority

States/tribes to have parallel authority

Requires ALL facilities of licensees that operate/accept wagers be located in the US

Owners/managers must meet licensing requirements

Treasury identify legal and illegal gambling sites so banking authorities can prohibit financial transactions

Must be 21 to gamble online

Verifying age and location of gamblers

Odds of winning must be posted online

Loss limits

Customer can choose to AUDIT RNG

Feasibility study on gamblers who are impaired

Amendments below in detailed text;
HR.2267 has passed thru the committee, 44-21. it’s going to the house floor now
We strongly urge all to contact their congress people and also urge them to pass this bill!! You can find all your local congress people and Senators contact info on the following 2 links;
Ok everyone, chime in and spread the word!!
Scott
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