On November 22, 2011, Governor Deval Patrick signed the Expanded Gaming Act into law.
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MGC is working with licensees, vendors, and community leaders to ensure that the state’s new expanded gaming industry is inclusive
The Expanded Gaming Act established job creation and the development of a diverse workforce as a top priority.
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MassGaming supports the highest standards in integrity and safety in the racing industry
The Expanded Gaming Act created the Community Mitigation Fund to help entities offset costs related to the construction and operation of a gaming establishment.
The Expanded Gaming Act requires that MassGaming establish an annual research agenda to understand the effects of expanded gaming.
A first-of-its-kind casino budgeting tool, now available at Plainridge Park Casino.
Information for those seeking to voluntarily exclude themselves from all Massachusetts gaming venues for a pre-determined length of time.
Updates on the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s First Light Casino development in Taunton, and information on MGC’s regulatory authority and responsibility relative to Tribal Gaming
Charitable gambling in Massachusetts contributes approximately $75 million annually to the economy.
MassGaming will periodically list requests for products and services.
Frequently asked questions and answers about MassGaming, the Expanded Gaming Act and more.
The Commission consists of five full-time commissioners who are responsible for implementing the Expanded Gaming Act.
MGC is dedicated to successful implementation of the Expanded Gaming Act.
MGC works in partnership with various stakeholders to maximize the positive benefits and mitigate to the maximum extent the negative consequences of expanded gaming
The Commissioners and all employees of MassGaming are committed to a set of core values that will underpin and guide the commission’s work.
The Commonwealth is expected to generate in excess of $300 million in annual taxes from expanded gaming.
A designated speaker from the Commission welcomes the opportunity to share with interested organizations.
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MassGaming welcomes feedback from communities and stakeholders as the state continues to prepare for the arrival of expanded gaming.
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All employee licensees and registrants have a continuing duty to update the Commission on certain information.
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Find information about the RFA-1 (preliminary) application phase, including the background investigation process and submitted applications.
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Review the historical timelines for evaluation and determination of gaming licenses
Report a crime or other violation at a gaming establishment, or submit a patron complaint
The Gaming Commission is required to establish of a list of persons who are to be excluded or ejected from licensed gaming establishments in Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has adopted regulations with respect to expanded gaming and horse racing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Find notices of proposed additions or changes to expanded gaming regulations
Locate information on taxes on gross gaming revenue and allocation of those revenues
Details on processes for slot machines and electronic gaming devices
Access information on casino jobs and vendor opportunities at gaming facilities.
Locate forms and instructions for gaming employee licensing and registration
Locate forms and instructions for non-gaming and gaming vendors
Submit a notification form to the Commission about required updates as a casino employee or registrant.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has promulgated regulations that govern electronic gaming devices (EGD)
Locate job opportunities currently available at the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
Learn how to voluntary exclude yourself from all Massachusetts gaming venues for a pre-determined length of time.
Learn more about a first-of-its-kind budgeting tool now available at Plainridge Park Casino
MassGaming welcomes your comments and feedback.
Posted: June 07, 2013
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