2020-Present

March 16, 2020 casinos started closing due to the Covid-19 health pandemic.  Casinos started reopening on June 1, 2020.

Legislation enacted during 2020 Legislative session:

  • Clarified state debt setoff list must be checked when an IRS W-2G form must be completed for slots, table games, sports wagering, or pari-mutuel winnings.
  • Clarified that prohibition against credit cards includes sports wagering and fantasy sports contests.

Printed from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission website on September 19, 2020 at 10:12am.