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Texas SB 1971, 1972 Pass Senate, Move To House
Senate Bill's 1971 and 1972 have passed the Texas Senate and will now go to the House.

Texas SB 1971, 1972 Pass Senate, Move To House

AUSTIN, TXMAY 16, 2017 Both SB 1971 and SB 1972 have passed the Texas Senate and will now go on to the House.

Senate Bill 1971 will create a purse matching fund from the state's general revenue fund that is expected to increase purses by $25 million. As has been well publicized, the Texas Racing Commission and our industry need legislative action to survive.

Many thanks to Senator Lois Kolkhorst and Senator Dawn Buckingham.

Stay tuned for information on how you can help pass those bills in the House.