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Idaho's "Historic Racing" bill sails through House; Senate next

March 5, 2013     E-mail this page to a friend!

The name remains the same, but the number has changed. And now there are favorable numbers from Idaho's House of Representatives.

The "Historic Racing" bill (see has been renumbered as HB220 now that it's been heard and debated in the House.

The bill passed the house by a vote of 58 to 12, and now heads for the Senate State Affairs Committee.That hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, March 13, at 8:00 a.m. Supporters and horsemen are urged to attend by Idaho HBPA President Mark Buckley.

You can track the progress of the bill online at the following Web address: