Slinkard Says: Repeal Of Lottery Is Not Likely

Thursday, September 3, 2009

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She doesn't support a proposal that would repeal the law that set up the state lottery, said state Rep. Mary Lou Slinkard, Gravette. The Arkansas Legislative Council recently referred a proposal for an interim study on a repeal proposal to the State Agencies Committee, of which Slinkard is a member. The proposal is by state Sen. Sue Madison of Fayetteville. After the study, Madison wants to bring before the Arkansas Legislature, set for a regular meeting beginning in February 2010, her proposal to repeal legislation setting up the Arkansas Lottery Commission.

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