Issue 3 - Gambling and Scholarships, Learn and Earn

Post your views here in the Ohio duck hunting forum. From lay out boat hunting on Lake Erie to the fields and rivers of OH.

Moderators: cartervj, jsa

How will you vote

No votes
Total votes : 3

Issue 3 - Gambling and Scholarships, Learn and Earn

Postby Boomn4x4 » Tue Oct 31, 2006 10:46 am

This amendment to the Constitution would:

Permit up to 31,500 slot machines at seven horse racing tracks and at two Cleveland non-track locations.
Permit expanded gaming in the four Cuyahoga County locations if approved by the county's voters.
Distribute the revenues as follows:
55% to the slot and casino owners and operators.
30% to the Board of Regents for college scholarships and grants to eligible students and administration of the program.
The remaining revenues to be divided among local governments, race tracks for purse money, gambling addiction services, and
The administration of the Gaming Integrity Commission comprised of five members appointed by the governor and the majority legislative leaders.
The moneys provided by this amendment are to supplement and not supplant existing and future constitutional obligations to post-secondary education and local governments
I love my job, it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
User avatar
Membership permanently suspended
Posts: 2496
Joined: Sat Dec 03, 2005 2:54 pm
Location: North Central Ohio

Remove Advertisements

Return to Ohio Duck Hunting

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest