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Act 149 of 2019
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LAWFUL SPORTS BETTING ACT

Act 149 of 2019

AN ACT to create the lawful sports betting act; to require licensing of persons to engage in sports betting via the internet, including through mobile applications; to impose requirements for such sports betting; to impose tax and other payment obligations on the conduct of licensed sports betting; to create the internet sports betting fund; to prohibit certain acts in relation to sports betting and to prescribe penalties for those violations; to require the promulgation of rules; and to provide remedies.


History: 2019, Act 149, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2019


© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 432.401SectionShort title.
Section 432.402SectionLegislative findings and declaration.
Section 432.403SectionDefinitions.
Section 432.404SectionInternet sports betting; conduct generally; inapplicability of act to Indian tribe; prohibited conduct; limitations on betting platform.
Section 432.405SectionMichigan gaming control board; powers and duties; jurisdiction; amateur or professional athletic event.
Section 432.406SectionSports betting operator license; application; fee; form and contents; confidentiality; prohibited conduct.
Section 432.407SectionSports betting operator license; issuance and renewal; compliance requirements; Indian tribe compacts.
Section 432.408SectionSports betting supplier license; application; nonrefundable fee; confidentiality.
Section 432.409SectionMichigan gaming control board; jurisdiction and supervision of internet sports betting operations; powers; investigation.
Section 432.410SectionRules.
Section 432.410aSectionSource of league data; requirements; notification; tier 2 sports bets.
Section 432.411SectionSports betting operator; duties; age verification requirements; unauthorized use and fraud prevention.
Section 432.412SectionStatewide responsible gaming database.
Section 432.413SectionProhibited conduct; violations; penalties.
Section 432.414SectionImposition of tax; exception.
Section 432.415SectionAllocation of tax.
Section 432.415aSectionAllocation of certain payments.
Section 432.416SectionInternet sports betting fund.
Section 432.416aSectionMonthly report of internet sports betting operations.
Section 432.417SectionLegal shipment of gambling device.
Section 432.418SectionScope of act.
Section 432.419SectionApplication for license; criminal history background checks; fingerpirinting.
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