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Last update: 1/4/2012

Gaming Commissions and Control Boards
Arizona Department of Gaming
California Gambling Control Commission
California -  Division of Gambling Control - Office of the Attorney General
Colorado Division of Gaming
Connecticut Division of Special Revenue
Illinois Gaming Board | Revenue reports
Indiana Gaming Commission
Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission
Louisiana Gaming Control Board
Maine Gambling Control Board
Michigan Gaming Control Board
Minnesota Gambling Control Board
Mississippi Gaming Commission
Missouri Gaming Commission
Montana Gambling Control Division
Nevada Gaming Commission (5 members) & Nevada Gaming Control Board (3 members)
New Hampshire Racing and Charitable Gaming Commission
New Jersey Casino Control Commission
New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement
New Mexico Gaming Control Board
New York State Racing & Wagering Board
North Dakota Gaming Division - Office of the Attorney General.
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
South Dakota Gaming Commission
Washington State Gambling Commission
Wisconsin Division of Gaming

Organisations & Associations

Operator Associations
California - California Gaming Association
Colorado Gaming Association
Illinois Casino Gaming Association (ICGA)
Representing the operators of the 9 Riverboat casinos in the state. Recently produced a document called "A better deal for Illinois" that proposes scrapping the cap on gaming positions and decrease in direct taxation.
Casino Association of Indiana
Iowa Gaming Association (IGA)
The IGA is comprised of 13 members. 10 riverboat casinos and 3 racetrack casinos.
Casino Association of Louisiana
Mississippi Casino Operators Association
Missouri Riverboat Gaming Association
Representative body for the 11 riverboat casinos in Missouri.
Montana Gaming Group
Nevada Resorts Association
Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ)
New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority
Keystone Gaming Alliance - website unknown.


Supplier Associations

Gaming Standards Association
An international trade association representing manufacturers, suppliers and operators.
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM)


Regulatory/Legal Associations

North American Gaming Regulators Association
Comprised of federal, state, local, tribal, and provincial government agencies who are responsible primarily for the regulation of legalized gaming activities. Established in 1984.
International Association of Gaming Regulators
Gaming regulators from around the world who communicate on a continuing basis about matters of common interest and convene annually.
The International Association of Gaming Attorneys
A Nevada nonprofit professional corporation dedicated to the development of gaming law and the education of its members. Publication - The Gaming Lawyer.



American Gaming Association (AGA)
Originally formed in June 1995 by 19 U.S. gaming companies to oppose a proposed 4% federal tax on gross gaming receipts.
Gaming Hall of Fame
Established in 1989.


Related industries

American Greyhound Track Operators Association (AGTOA)
American Amusement Machine Association

Legal issues, Attorneys & Intellectual property
Gambling and the Law
Website and registered trademark of gaming author Professor I. Nelson Rose.
Michigan Gaming Law
Updated and maintained by Regulatory Management Counselors, P.C..
Cooper Perskie April Niedelman Wagenheim & Levenson

Gaming Investments
S-Network Global Gaming Index - ETF
There are 69 gaming companies in the Fund from 17 countries. IGT, MGM and LVS making up just short of 25%.
ETF = Exchange Traded Fund

Education, Training & Research
UNLV - Gaming Studies Research Center
UNLV - Gaming Studies Research Collection
UNLV - William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
RENO - Gaming Management Education
Department of Continuing Education at the University of Nevada, Reno.
RENO - Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming
Established by the University of Nevada, Reno in 1989. Director Professor William Eadington.

See also...
The EGM MBA Program - Excellence in Gaming Management.
In partnership with the University of Ljubljana.

Community College of Southern Nevada
Advancement courses for the casino proffessional. Also dealer training classes for those wishing to enter the business.
Gaming & Casino Management
New York State's first residential college degree programme for the casino industry. Located at Suny Morrisville University.
Gaming Education and Research Institute
The Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management at the University of Houston.
Gambling Impact and Behavior Study
National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago.

Problem and Responsible Gambling
National Center for Responsible Gaming
The NCRG has awarded $3.7 million in research grants since 1996 and an additional $2.3 million to establish the Institute for Research on Pathological Gambling and Related Disorders at Harvard Medical School's Division on Addictions.
National Council on Problem Gambling
The NCPG helps increase public awareness of pathological gambling,
National Gambling Impact Study Commission
The 2 year study ending in June 1999 culminated in an 142 page report with 76 recommendations.

Gaming News & Information

Las Vegas Review Journal Bergen Record - New Jersey
Las Vegas Sun Detroit News
Reno Gazette Journal Detroit Free Press
Vancouver Sun Biloxi Sun Herald
The Press of Atlantic City Miami Herald


Atlantic City

New Jersey Travel & Tourism
Atlantic City Net
Atlantic City Convention & Visitors Authority
At the Shore
Southern New Jersey's largest entertainment guide?
Casino Connection Atlantic City
Publication from Global Gaming Business publisher Roger Gros.
The Atlantic City Casinos
City Atlantic - The Atlantic City you always wanted


Reno-Tahoe Fun
Enjoy Laughlin
Virtual Tahoe


Mississippi Casinos
Mississippi Gaming News
Biloxi Sun Herald
Biloxi, Gulfport and Gulf Coast Newspaper.
Entertainment and casino guide from the Sun Herald


Black Hawk & Central City Casinos
Information on gaming and events in the three casino towns of Black Hawk, Central City and Cripple Creek.


Detroit Free Press casino guide
Detroit Free free press casino news index | MGM Detroit | MotorCity | Windsor
Detroit News  - The Michigan Casino Guide
Casino Detroit Magazine
Source for Detroit area casinos information plus articles, news and reviews.


Other States
Connecticut/Rhode Island Casinos
Montana Gaming Group
Southern Gaming & Destinations
Hardcopy magazine founded in 1999 with a home base in Kentucky.
Midwest Gaming & Travel
Hardcopy magazine. A source of information for readers across America who are looking for gaming destinations in the heartland's

Dealer & Staff websites &
From former Las Vegas School of Dealing instructor Scott Cameron. Vibrant message boards and Interviews with industry insiders.

Websites, Guides & Resources
Wizard of Odds
From casino gambling consultant and Mathematics professor Michael Shackleford (The Wizard of Odds). Rules and payout percentages for virtually every game played in the U.S.
Craps Pit
Chip collector John Rudden has dedicated this site to what after all, is the best casino game. With some useful and unusual stick calls & definitions 
American Casino Guide
Steve Bourie's annual bestselling guidebook along with plentyful links and general gaming information.
From author and casino executive Jim Kilby. Statistics and management tools.
"This site is dedicated to providing management information to the casino executive and those aspiring to be".
Romero Marketing
Website of industry veteran and regular columnist for IGWB John Romero.
Tips and strategies for improving casino attendance and player appeal.
State Line Casinos
A resource for casinos within 20 miles of a State-Line. Includes State-by-State updated Jackpot numbers supplied by IGT.
Casino Classifieds
Place an Ad. or read hundreds of others. Glenn V. Tredwell.
Gaming Investments
Daily subscription newsletter - The Gaming Morning Report from Frank Fantini.
National Association of Casino Party Operators
Trade association for Fun Casino operators and owners across the U.S.
An online resource for casino trade and industry news
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