• Provide Responsible Play Provisions for Daily Fantasy Sports Legislation in Virginia

    02.26.16Keith Whyte

    NCPG Urges Governor McAuliffe to Amend SB 646 with the CARE Responsible Play Amendments as Current Consumer Protections Inadequate

    The National and Virginia Councils on Problem Gambling urge Governor Terry McAuliffe to amend SB 646 to incorporate the CARE Responsible Play amendments. These provisions are based on NCPG’s Fantasy Sports Consumer Protection Guidelines. CARE stands for Consumer protection; Age and identity verification; Responsible play guidelines; and Exclusion procedures.  The amendments and more extensive talking points on Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) are available on the NCPG website at www.ncpgambling.org/dfs.

    Quotes and the full text of the release are available: Provide Responsible Play Amendments to VA DFS Bill Feb 26 2016