Gaming matters.

Authors: Senator Philip Boots

Co-authors: Senator Lonnie Randolph


Authorizes a riverboat to extend its gambling operations to a riverboat corridor. Requires that a riverboat corridor must be in compliance with all applicable building codes and any safety requirements imposed by the gaming commission. Prohibits the gaming commission from imposing a fee for the privilege of extending gambling operations to the riverboat corridor. Authorizes table games at racinos. Repeals an obsolete definition. Repeals the riverboat admissions tax and replaces it with an annual community development fee that is equal to the admissions taxes remitted in state fiscal year 2014. Makes conforming changes.