Racing Benefits

LEGISLATIVE GOALS TO BENEFIT TEXAS RACING

Racing Purses and Incentives

  • At Least 65% of Racing slot machine funds to Horsemen’s Organization, Primarily for Purses
  • Remaining Racing slot machine funds to Breed Registries for Incentives, Marketing, Etc.
  • Defined Division of  Purse, Simulcast Purse, and ATB Funds for Major Breeds
  • Provisions for Alterations of Divisions with Unanimous Consent

Line Item Funding

  • Equine Research
  • Enhanced Equine Drug Testing
  • Equine Retirement Programs
  • Capital Improvements at Racetracks
  • Catastrophic Insurance for Jockeys

Benevolence Programs

  • Supplemental Funding for Existing Mandatory Programs
  • Medical, Health, Dental, and Education Programs
  • Pension Plan for Members

Additional Uses

  • Revenue to Cities/Counties to Offset Costs of additional Fire/Police services etc.
  • Funds to address existing Illegal gaming machines
  • Program to promote responsible gaming

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