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Those casinos could seek an internet gambling license. The state’s 23 tribal casinos could conduct online gambling if they secure authorization from the state through a compact. “The way people game is moving more and more to the online platform,” said the bill sponsor, Republican Rep. Brandt Iden of Oshtemo Township near Kalamazoo. “Everything we do today is moving to an online platform, and that’s exactly what this does. It takes the same games that you can play inside the casino and now puts them online and regulates it from a standpoint of ... you can now do it legally.” He said the Michigan Gaming Control Board believes it has the parameters to authorize sports betting but wants the Legislature to “take the initial step.” Establishing a tax for online gambling, including internet sports wagering, is a first move, he said. He plans to next introduce legislation to set an 8 percent tax for sports betting inside casinos. The Supreme Court last month paved the way for all 50 states to allow sports gambling. The main House bill would create a new Division of Internet Gaming to regulate online gambling. It could enter into agreements for “multijurisdictional” internet gambling if is conducted only in the U.
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