New bill seeks to legalize sports betting in New York

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NY Daily News—The head of the state Senate racing, wagering and gaming committee introduced a bill Thursday to allow sports betting in New York.

Bill to authorize sports betting introduced in New York. ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A bill to legalize sports betting has been introduced in the New York state Senate. Republican Sen. John Bonacic (BAHN'-uh-chek) of Orange County announced his proposal Thursday. It would authorize sports betting in casinos and online, and subject casino sports betting to an 8.5 percent tax ...