LAWFUL SPORTS BETTING ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 149 of 2019
432.405 Michigan gaming control board; powers and duties; jurisdiction; amateur or professional athletic event.
(1) The board has the powers and duties specified in this act and all other powers necessary to enable it to fully and effectively execute this act to administer, regulate, and enforce internet sports betting under this act.
(2) The board has jurisdiction over every person licensed by the board and may take enforcement action against a person that is not licensed by the board that offers internet sports betting in this state.
(3) The board may enter into agreements with other jurisdictions, including Indian tribes, to facilitate, administer, and regulate multijurisdictional sports betting by sports betting operators to the extent that entering into the agreement is consistent with state and federal laws and if the sports betting under the agreement is conducted only in the United States.
(4) The board may permit sports betting operators licensed by the board to accept internet sports betting wagers under this act on any amateur or professional athletic event or other event that is not prohibited by state or federal law and is approved by the board.
History: 2019, Act 149, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2019
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