The province’s Finance Minister explained that the local government has to further study the benefits of the policy.
The official initiative targets Prague’s 200 gaming bars.
The state Assembly committee is meeting in Trenton to examine the proposals to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City.
Coljuegos, the South American country’s gambling regulator, drafted three proposals on the subject.
The new casinos would be located in two northern counties, much closer to New York City than Atlantic City, the current gambling destination in the state.