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Can I offer a sports betting product in New Hampshire? What are the requirements?

Here are the requirements for offering a sports betting product in New Hampshire:Authorized Sports BettorAn authorized sports bettor is an individual 18 years of age or older who is physically present in the state of New Hampshire when placing a sports wager with the commission or an authorized agent of the commission and is not a prohibited sports bettor. [NHCAR Lot 3002.02]Sports Book AuthorizedThe commission is authorized to operate a sports book for the purposes of accepting and paying sports wagers by authorized bettors within the state in conformance with the requirements of this chapter. [NHRS 287-I:2]Sports Wagering SupervisionThe commission shall create a division of sports wagering which will be responsible for ensuring compliance with the requirements of this chapter and any rules promulgated by the commission in accordance with the authorities granted under this chapter. [NHRS 287-I:8]Mobile Sports Wagering AuthorizedThe commission and its agents are authorized to operate a sports book that offers tier I, tier II, and tier III sports wagers through a mobile sports wagering platform by mobile devices or over the Internet. [NHRS 287-I:7]Sports Book Retail OperationsThe commission and its agents are further authorized to operate physical sports book retail locations within the state for the purposes of accepting tier I, tier II, and tier III sports wagers from authorized bettors and paying prizes relating to those wagers. [NHRS 287-I:5]Limitations on Sports WagersThe commission and its agents are prohibited from accepting sports wagers on prohibited sports events and from accepting sports wagers from persons who are physically outside of the state of New Hampshire at the time of the sports wager. [NHRS 287-I:10]Maintaining Sports IntegrityThe commission and agents may participate in national and international monitoring services and associations and may share betting information with those entities and sports governing bodies in order to ensure the integrity of sports wagers and sports events. [NHRS 287-I:13]Requirements for Mobile Sports WageringThe commission, either independently, or through its agent, shall provide age verification measures to be undertaken to block access to and prevent sports wagers by persons under the age of 18 years, identity verification through secure online databases or by examination of photo identification, and that mobile sports wagers must be initiated and received within the geographic borders of the state of New Hampshire and may not be intentionally routed outside of the state. [NHRS 287-I:7]House RulesEach agent engaged in sports wagering shall submit house rules for the division's review and approval prior to conducting any sports wagering within the state and every year thereafter. These house rules shall include at a minimum the method for calculation and payment of winning wagers, the effect of schedule changes for a sports event, the method of notifying bettors of odds or proposition changes, acceptance of wagers at terms other than those posted, expiration dates for winning tickets, circumstances under which the agent will void a bet, treatment of errors, late bets, and related contingencies, method of contacting the agents or vendor for questions or complaints, description of those persons who are prohibited from wagering with the agents or contractor if broader than the prohibited bettors list set forth in this section, and the method and location for posting and publishing the approved house rules. [NHRS 287-I:8]Accounting ControlsEach agent or vendor engaged in sports wagering shall submit accounting controls for the division's review and approval prior to conducting any sports wagering within the state and every year thereafter. These accounting controls shall include at a minimum a process for documenting and verifying beginning of day cash balance, processes for recording collection of wagers, payment of wagers, and cancellation of wagers issued, processes for handling cash within sports book retail locations including segregation of duties related to counting and storage of cash, and the establishment of a segregated account related to New Hampshire sports wagering activities. [NHRS 287-I:8]Responsible Gaming PlanThe commission's agents shall submit a responsible gaming plan for the division's review and approval prior to conducting any sports wagering within the state and every year thereafter. This plan should include identification of posting and materials related to problem gaming, resources to be made available to bettors expressing concerns about problem gaming, house imposed player limits, and self-exclusion programs. [NHRS 287-I:8]Security and Internal Control ReportEach agent or vendor engaged in sports wagering shall submit a security and internal control report for the division's review and approval prior to conducting any sports wagering within the state and every year thereafter. This report shall address all aspects of security and controls including physical security, personnel security, and computer systems security. [NHRS 287-I:8]Computer System Security ReportFor each wagering computer system used to conduct sports wagering, including all mobile sports wagering platforms within the state, the agent or vendor providing such system shall provide a detailed computer system security report to be approved by the commission prior to the acceptance of wagers and each year thereafter. The report shall address the issues set forth in the security and internal control report along with other requirements. [NHRS 287-I:8]Prohibited ActivitiesThe commission and its agents are prohibited from accepting or making payment relating to sports wagers made by prohibited sports bettors. [NHRS 287-I:10]Wager LimitsWager limits for daily, weekly, and monthly amounts consistent with the best practices in addressing problem gambling shall be established. [NHRS 287-I:7]Voluntary Self-Exclusion ProgramA voluntary self-exclusion program for players to self-exclude themselves from wagering for set periods of time shall be established. [NHRS 287-I:7]Cash ReserveThe commission's agents shall maintain a cash reserve available to pay wagers as determined by the commission. [NHRS 287-I:8]Approval of WagersThe commission's agents or vendor shall not accept any wager on a sports event unless it has received approval from the commission to conduct that type or category of wager. [NHRS 287-I:8]Types of WagersThe commission shall only approve wagers on categories of events where the outcome can be verified, the outcome can be generated by a reliable and independent process, and the event is conducted in conformity with applicable laws. [NHRS 287-I:8]Means of PaymentWagers made under this section shall be made with cash, cash equivalent, PayPal, debit card, ACH, promotional funds, and any other means approved by the executive director. [NHRS 287-I:7]Fantasy Sports ExemptedNothing in this chapter shall apply to fantasy sports contests authorized pursuant to RSA 287-H. [NHRS 287-I:16]Therefore, to offer a sports betting product in New Hampshire, you must comply with the requirements outlined in the above documents.