Online Poker legislation in Iowa
February 22, 2010, 9:54 am (8 years ago)
Iowan legislators have decided to allow poker events in the state, and experts forecast that the gambling regulation could bring about $80 million in profits for the benefit of the state.
Rep. Brian Quirk says that nearly $80,000 Iowans play at online poker sites by now, and the regulation is going to offer them with secured venues, at the same time recommending others to try the game online with confidence.
The latest regulation is going to give state residents the opportunity to play poker at live evens online. The legal side of the regulation is apparently going to concern a lot of the officials who are supporting this change. In addition to Quirk who thinks that unregulated online poker is “fraught with fraud and a lot of risk”, Rep. Dough Struyk as well thinks this subject should be well discussed. that this is a matter that should be taken seriously.