Only 20 states and two territories have allowed commercial casinos on their land. However, one of those states is not Georgia. They're gearing up for a huge debate over whether or not to change the rules and regulations, and allow casinos to come in. This is going to be a hot button issue that goes well into 2016, and perhaps beyond.
A committee got together three times in the past few months to hear from people on both sides and they'll report on their findings before the legislature reconvenes on January 11. As is typically the case, there are arguments for both sides.