§ 601 Approval of legislation
§ 602 Designation of officer
§ 603 Designation of officer; Aroostook Band of Micmacs

Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes > Title 3 > Chapter 27

  • Advance deposit wagering: means a form of pari-mutuel wagering on harness or thoroughbred races in which wagers are made by telephone, via electronic device or in person and the bettor deposits funds in a wagering account administered by an advance deposit wagering licensee from which the advance deposit wagering licensee makes wagers on behalf of the bettor and to which the advance deposit wagering licensee deposits money from winning wagers awarded to the bettor. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Advance deposit wagering licensee: means a person that is chosen by competitive bid and licensed by the board pursuant to subchapter 7 to conduct advance deposit wagering. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Alleged father: means :
A. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1601
  • Applicant: means a person who has submitted an application for a license. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Associated equipment: means any component part used, or intended for use, in a slot machine or table game. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Blood or tissue-typing tests: means tests that demonstrate through examination of genetic markers the paternity of a child. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1601
  • Board: means the Gambling Control Board established under section 1002. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Casino: means a facility licensed in accordance with this chapter, where gambling activities occur, including, but not limited to, the operation of slot machines and table games. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Casino operator: means a person who is licensed under this chapter to operate a casino. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Child: means a person who has not attained 18 years of age. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 29-A Sec. 2418
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, a designee or an authorized representative. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 29-A Sec. 2418
  • Control: means the power to exercise authority over or direct the management or policies of a person. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Department: means the Department of Public Safety. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Director: means the executive director of the board. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Gambling activity: means off-track betting, pari-mutuel wagering at a race track, high-stakes beano, beano, games of chance or slot machine or table game operation. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Gambling facility: means a race track, off-track betting facility, high-stakes beano or beano facility, game of chance facility, slot machine facility or casino. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Gambling services: means any goods or services provided to an operator licensed under this chapter or at a gambling facility that are used directly in connection with the operation of a slot machine or table game, including, but not limited to, maintenance, security services or junket services, and excluding slot machine or table game distribution by a slot machine distributor or table game distributor. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Immediate family: means spouse, parents and children. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Key executive: means any executive of a licensee having power to exercise a significant influence over decisions concerning the operation or distribution of slot machines, table games or gambling services. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • License: means a license issued by the board under this chapter. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Licensee: means a person granted a license under this chapter. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Nongambling services: means any goods or services, other than gambling services and slot machine or table game distribution by a slot machine distributor or table game distributor, provided to an operator licensed under this chapter or at a gambling facility, including, but not limited to, hotel concessions, restaurant concessions or food service. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Oath: includes an affirmation, when affirmation is allowed. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 15 Sec. 225
  • Operate: means to offer for use. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Paternity proceeding: means the administrative proceeding provided in this subchapter for the commencement of an action to establish paternity under subchapter I. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1601
  • Person: means an individual or a business organization. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Promotional credit: means any noncashable electronic thing of value used solely to play a slot machine that is provided by a slot machine operator or a casino operator to customers and approved by the Gambling Control Board. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Registration: means an approval or board action that authorizes a company to be a holding company of a company that holds or applies for a slot machine operator license, a casino operator license, a slot machine distributor license or a table game distributor license or of other persons required to be licensed under this chapter. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Slot machine: means any mechanical, electrical or electronic device, contrivance or machine or other device, contrivance or machine that is available to play upon insertion of money or a token, credit or similar object or thing of value, the play of which by the element of chance may deliver or entitle the person playing the device, contrivance or machine to receive cash, tokens or credits to be exchanged for cash, merchandise or anything of value, whether the payoff is made automatically from the device, contrivance or machine or in any other manner, and includes progressive electronic gaming devices with a payoff that increases as the electronic gaming device is played. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Slot machine facility: means a facility, not including a casino, at which a slot machine operator operates slot machines. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Slot machine operator: means a person, not including a casino operator, who is licensed under this chapter to operate slot machines and associated equipment in the State. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • state: means any state, territory or possession of the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 29-A Sec. 2418
  • Table game: means a card game, dice game or other game of chance, including, but not limited to, blackjack, poker, dice, craps, roulette, baccarat, money wheels, wheel of fortune or any electronic facsimile of such a game located in a casino. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603
  • Uniform location agreement: means a written agreement in a form prescribed by the board between a slot machine operator or casino operator and a slot machine distributor or table game distributor that governs the terms and conditions of that agreement, including the placement of slot machines or table games on the premises of the slot machine operator or casino operator. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 19-A Sec. 1603