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Richard Kalm Archive

Kalm About to Throw a Temper Tantrum…

The latest from the Michigan Charitable Gaming Association: January, 2015 Director Kalm announces he may shut down millionaire parties if state does not win appeal In the January 6, 2015 edition of Gongwer News Service, Director Kalm indicated that if the State does not win their appeal of the injunction of the rules that went [&hellip

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MGCB Issues Emergency Rules – 2014/07/07

  MGCB and Governor Issue Emergency RulesEffective Immediately On Thursday, July 3rd, Governor Snyder and the MGCB issued Emergency Rules that contain many of the provisions contained in the rule set that the Court of Claims enjoined in May.   A copy of the rules can be found here: http://michigan.gov/documents/lara/Millionaire_Party_Emergency_Rules_461771_7.pdf   A summary of the [&hellip

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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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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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