Meeting Notification: MGC to hold public meeting on October 22; Conference Call Available
WHO: Members of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission including Chair Cathy Judd-Stein and Commissioners Gayle Cameron, Eileen O’Brien, Bruce Stebbins, and Enrique Zuniga
WHAT: The Massachusetts Gaming Commission will hold public meeting #324 on Thursday, October 22, 2020.
After the meeting is called to order, Executive Director Karen Wells will provide an update on COVID-19 compliance from casino licensees, and Division of Community Affairs Chief Joe Delaney will provide a Host Community update.
General Counsel Todd Grossman and Associate General Counsel Carrie Torrisi will request that the Commission vote on the following:
- 205 CMR 153.00: Community Mitigation Fund – Developed to codify administration of the Fund and to provide express authority and a clear process for assessing administrative costs to the Fund, and Small Business Impact Statement – VOTE to begin the formal promulgation process
- 205 CMR 133.00: Voluntary Self-Exclusion – To ensure uniformity in the process of managing and maintaining the Voluntary Self-Exclusion List, and Small Business Impact Statement – VOTE to begin the formal promulgation process
Members of the MGC’s Division of Community Affairs will discuss policy and initial draft guidelines for the 2021 Community Mitigation Fund.
Commissioner Zuniga will then lead a discussion on review questions for the MGC’s Annual Report.
For a complete list of agenda items and anticipated votes, view the official Meeting Notification and Agenda.
PLEASE NOTE: Given the unprecedented circumstances resulting from the global Coronavirus pandemic, Governor Charles Baker issued an order to provide limited relief from certain provisions of the Open Meeting Law to protect the health and safety of individuals interested in attending public meetings. In keeping with the guidance provided, the Commission will conduct a public meeting utilizing remote collaboration technology. If there is any technical problem with our remote connection, an alternative conference line will be noticed immediately on our website: MassGaming.com.
Community members are also invited to follow along with live meeting updates by connecting with the Commission on Twitter, @MassGamingComm.
WHERE: Conference Call Number: 1-646-741-5292, Meeting ID: 111 332 2046
WHEN: Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.