Below you will find references to areas of Texas law that govern bingo. If you find these statutes difficult to understand, you may want to look at the “Plain English” resources on this page or speak to an attorney.
Because Texas and federal law may not be easy to understand, below you'll find a collection of resources that help to explain the law in "plain English."
Find official statements from state agencies on specific aspects of gambling.
The Texas Lottery Commission is the state agency that oversees the lottery system as well as charitable bingo operations in the state of Texas. For more information on charitable bingo operations, including information on applying for an operator's license, please visit their site below.