Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby provided that in accordance with G.L. c. 30A § 2, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (“Commission”) will convene a public hearing for the purposes of gathering comments, ideas, and information relative to a proposed regulation amendment in 205 CMR. The proposal was developed pursuant to G.L. c. 23K § 5, as part of the Commission’s regulation promulgation process, and concerns the following regulation:

205 CMR 116.03: Waivers: The proposed amendments will make the regulatory language consistent with the statutory language in G.L. c. 23K.

Scheduled hearing date and time: Thursday, August 11 at 9:30 a.m.

Given the unprecedented circumstances, 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 the public and individuals interested in attending public meetings during the global Coronavirus pandemic. In keeping with the guidance provided, the Commission will conduct this hearing utilizing remote collaboration technology.

  • CONFERENCE CALL NUMBER:  1-646-741-5293  
  • PARTICIPANT CODE:  111 219 1563

A complete copy of the draft regulation referenced above may be downloaded here:

Anyone wishing to offer comments on this regulation can email caroline.torrisi@massgaming.gov and request the virtual hearing link to appear and speak.

Alternatively, written comments may also be submitted to that same email address with ‘Regulation Comment’ in the subject line. Comments must be received by 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2022.

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