Seats Open on New Nebraska Problem Gambling Commission
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Seats are now open on a new Nebraska commission to help problem gamblers.
nine-member Nebraska Commission on Problem Gambling is scheduled to
start its work on July 1. Gov. Dave Heineman will appoint its members.
commission must have one member with medical or mental health
expertise, one expert in banking and finance, a legal expert, an
education expert, and an expert in data analysis. Two members must be
consumers of problem gambling services, and two members will serve as
at-large residents to represent the public.
The commission was created under a law introduced by Sen. Bob Krist, of Omaha.
Applications are available on the governor's website.