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JCAR Meeting Canceled Today

Your phone calls made a difference! JCAR HEARING CANCELLED Thank you to everyone who made phone calls today. The JCAR Hearing has been cancelled due to lack of votes in favor of the rules. Do not drive to Lansing on Wednesday morning. Please spread the word.   This will set the stage for Senate Bill [&hellip

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3rd JCAR Meeting March 26th!

PLAN TO ATTEND WED. MAR 26 8:30a.m. 3rd JCAR HEARING ON RULES As expected, the JCAR Committee has scheduled another hearing on the rules for Wednesday March 26, 2014 at 8:30a.m.  No new rules are available yet, but when and if we have access to them, they will be sent along. Unlike last week’s hearing, [&hellip

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JCAR Meeting Update from the MiCGA

JCAR Hearing Update: JCAR Will Vote Next Week After a 3 and 1/2 hour hearing, and taking testimony from approximately 40 charities, the MiCGA and Director Kalm, Senator Pappageorge adjourned. He indicated that he would hold the vote next week after members had some time to process what they had learned from the testimony. Approximately [&hellip

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JCAR Hearing March 12th! Plan to Attend

JCAR SETS HEARING DATE PLAN TO ATTEND!  JOINT COMMITTEE ON ADMINISTRATIVE RULES Scheduled Meeting Senator John Pappageorge, Presiding Co-chair Representative Tom McMillin, Co-chair   Date:                     Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Time:                    3:00 p.m. Place:                    Senate Hearing Room, Ground Floor, Boji Tower, 124 W. Allegan St., Lansing MI 48933   AGENDA   Department of Treasury Executive Director [&hellip

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Report: MGCB Pays Consultant to Evaluate Charity Poker Rooms in MI

Late in 2012, the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) hired World Wide Casino Consultant George Joseph to evaluate 6 charity poker rooms in Michigan and report back his findings.  Joseph went to two small, two medium and two large rooms and played black jack and poker while observing how the rooms operate.  His report to the [&hellip

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MGCB Public Hearing reg: Proposed Changes Nov 22, 2013

MGCB Schedules Public HearingNovember 22, 2013 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Plan to Attend! Please plan to attend!  If you, yourself, cannot attend, please find someone from your organization who can.  This is the only hearing that will take place in front of the agency that drafted the proposed rules.  It is a critical part of the rule making process.  The [&hellip

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