Ohio VLT Bill Clears Committee
By John KadyLegislation to put the issue of video slot machines at Ohio's seven racetracks on the ballot was approved late Tuesday by a Senate committee.Sen. Kevin Coughlin, chairman of the State and Local Government Committee, said the panel voted 7-1 in favor of the legislation.The bill would use most of the funds from the estimated $500 million to $700 million annually for college scholarships.Coughlin said he has enough votes in the Senate to pass the legislation, which would put the issue on the March 2 primary ballot.
Date Posted: 10/15/2003 8:38:33 AM
Last Updated: 10/15/2003 10:17:13 AM
Copyright © 2013 The Blood-Horse, Inc. All Rights Reserved.