Wisconsin Regular Fantasy Sports Bill Ready for Kickoff

Wisconsin Regular Fantasy Sports Bill Ready for Kickoff

A Wisconsin daily fantasy sports (DFS) will soon make its means back to their state capital in Madison should a lawmaker stay true to his word.

Just 31 years old, Wisconsin State Rep. Tyler Vorpagel could be better likely than their legislative seniors at understanding the need to regulate fantasy that is daily.

State Rep. Tyler Vorpagel (R-District 27) revealed his plans this week to renew efforts to classify the online contests as skill-based engagements. The assemblyman believes outcomes of DFS games depend more heavily on a new player’s knowledge and skill than pure luck.

Speaking by having a local FOX affiliate in Milwaukee, Vorpagel said he does not believe DFS constitutes gambling. The politician explained he will soon reintroduce legislation to completely authorize fantasy recreations in the Badger State.

In the meantime, the online contests continue to be offered in Wisconsin. And though the NFL season is officially over, the 2 biggest DFS players, DraftKings and FanDuel, are continuing to offer games on baseball, golf, soccer, and much more to Wisconsin natives.

Second Go Around

It was a 12 months ago last month that vorpagel first introduced a bill to legalize dfs.

Assembly Bill 800 sought to force daily dream operators like DraftKings and FanDuel to join up with hawaii’s Department of banking Institutions. The official certification procedure could have have a one-time price tag of $150,000, and annual renew Continue reading “Wisconsin Regular Fantasy Sports Bill Ready for Kickoff”