Laws Affecting Sports Betting

Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) 2006
The Federal Wire Act of 1961
The Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) was passed in 1992
On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court ruled that PAPSA was unconstitutional. The Supreme Court has lifted there ban on sport betting. This now leaves the decision to legalize sports betting to each state.