Senate Majority Floor Leader Phil Nicholas, R Laramie, had offered the school fund amendment earlier without success. On Friday he succeeded. He said the proponents of the lottery designated local governments as recipients of the money to gain support for the bill and local officials did not lobby for it.
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The revenue would amount to little when divided up among the municipalities, counties and hamlets. "I doubt that the people in Hulett or anywhere else will feel this is enough to even fill one pothole," Nicholas said.
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The House will consider the Senate changes, and the matter is likely to be referred to a joint House Senate conference committee to work out differences or drop it.
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The bill as it passed the House dedicated the money to municipalities, hamlets and counties. The Senate adopted an amendment to deposit the money in the Common School Permanent Land Fund instead.
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The lottery marketing people, he said, are good at trying to get "money from the poor peasants in the field by saying, 'We'll make it fun and exciting and we'll prey on their hopes.'"
However, the bill designates revenue from the games for long term school improvements, contrary to the bill as it came from the House. The revised measure will return to the House.
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Wyoming lottery bill clears Senate with switch to school support
The Senate approval came after years of attempts for a lottery that only got as far as the House. This year the Senate took House Bill 177 and changed the recipients of the revenue, estimated at $6 million or more per year.
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Putting the money in the permanent fund will be an endowment account for the future of schools, he said.
The bill sets up a quasi state corporation and nine member board with the responsibility of raising funds and developing a business plan for the lottery.
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