Nevada Gaming Commissioner John Moran Jr. concerns legal counsel during a commission conference
The whole point of gaming legislation is to provide a solid, dependable and clear framework from which those in the gaming industry can operate. So Nevada Gaming Commission members were none too pleased when regulations they put set up only couple of years ago, last year, regarding exactly how slot machines can operate in Nevada’s tavern environment, were back in front of them at a recent meeting.
Regulation 3.015 had been back home to roost, and laying some eggs.
Unhappy to Revisit Rules and Regs
Gaming Commission Chairman Pete Bernhard allow it be known he had been none too happy to see the issue that is regulatory in front of the commission.
‘ We don’t want to see the rules changed every two years. One of this worst things regulators can do would be to offer uncertainty. I thought we resolved this presssing problem in 2011,’ Bernhard reiterated.
Creating the revisitation were two various sets of regulations from two various regulatory figures, each overlapping one other and creating a murky pair of rules for tavern owners to abide by.
In the one hand, Regulation 3.015 ( feels like a James Bond code that is operative) was created by the Commission to make slot parlors illegal; the kind exemplified by the plethora of Dottie’s chains found throughout the vegas valley. Rival business operators, as well once the Nevada Resort Association a lobbying team that pushes for its casino clients came ultimately back saying that Dottie’s and their ilk weren’t actually ‘taverns,’ but small slot machine parlors that offered a smattering of treats and a minimal bar simply so they could pass muster with regulators. Continue reading “Nevada Taverns or Slots Parlors: The Gaming War of this Roses”