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April 17, 2021

It would require amending the state constitution

Tennessee's lower legislative chamber to discuss casino gaming

Tennessee's lower legislative chamber to discuss casino gaming
The joint resolution has been assigned to the departments and agencies subcommittee of the Tennessee House of Representatives.
United States | 03/03/2021

Tennessee House of Representatives issued House Joint Resolution 93, which also proposes requiring state revenue from casino gaming to be allocated to school education projects and programs.

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ennessee House of Representatives issued a joint resolution that proposes amending the state constitution to allow casino gaming in the state.

House Joint Resolution 93 also proposes requiring state revenue from casino gaming to be allocated to K-12 school education projects and programs, WATE reports. Those projects and programs would be determined by the Tennessee General Assembly.

The joint resolution was filed for introduction on February 10, 2021, by State Representative Jason Powell (D-Davidson County). It’s been assigned to the departments and agencies subcommittee on February 24.

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