Sports betting bills progress in Louisiana Legislature

The Louisiana Senate approved a bill Wednesday that lays out how state government could spend sports betting revenue.

Voters in 55 of Louisiana’s 64 parishes legalized sports betting last year. Lawmakers are working out the details this year.

Senate Bill 142 by Republican Sen. Rick Ward of Port Allen is part of a package of sports betting bills and deals with how to divvy up the fees, fines and other revenue associated with sports wagering.

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