Summary of Chapter 194 of the Acts of 2011 (the
Prepared for the Massachusetts Gaming Commission
This chart is intended solely as an index to the provisions of St. 2011, c. 194. The section summariescontained in the chart do not necessarily contain the complete statutory language.
Appropriations for Commission Operations
Funds Created or Affected by the Gaming Law
Applicant/Licensee Payments and Fines
Actions Involving Other Agencies and Advisory Boards
Required Regulations and Procedures
State Racing Commission TransitionCriminal
Licensing and Oversight of External Operations
Summary of Section and Massachusetts Gaming Commission (
General or Session
Emergency preamble (H.B. No. 3807) to provide for economic investments and job creation in thecommonwealth.
The appropriations in
of the Gaming Law are made for the fiscal year ending
June 30, 2012
.Those appropriations do not revert at the end of this fiscal year but are available for expenditure until
June 30, 2013.
There is no section 2 in the Gaming Law
Provides for an appropriation of funds for certain costs associated with the implementation of expanded gaming including:
$5,000,000 for costs associated with implementation of expanded gaming including but notlimited to negotiation and execution of a compact with a federally recognized Indian tribe inRegion C;
$500,000 for implementation and operation of division of gaming enforcement within AG
These appropriations are subject to the appropriations deadlines in
of the Gaming Law
General Laws are noted in the format Chapter Number/Section Number. Session Laws are preceded with an
and noted in the format Chapter Number/Year.