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Requests for Calendar Year 2014

Summary of Requests

Fiscal Year Requests Total Breakdown of Request Results
2014 20
  • Granted: 7
  • Granted/Denied in part: 6
  • Denied: 3
  • Withdrawn: 1
  • Appealed: 0
  • Other*: 3
Key: *Other -- No records exist or request sent to wrong agency

 

Right To Know Requests

RTKL Number Date Received by PGCB RTKL Office Information Requested Decision Notes
2014-001 3/17/2014 Records of complaints/enforcement actions taken by the OEC or the Office of H&A since 2006 ONLY if the complaint or action concerns Sands Corporation operating in Macau or relates to Macau operations. *Other No responsive records are in the possession of the PGCB.
2014-002 3/26/2014 Requested numerous filings pertaining to HR Philadelphia Manager, LLC. Granted/Denied in part Filings were sent to the requester with the exception of confidential documents, and confidential information was redacted from the Petition and Answer.
2014-003 3/26/2014 1. Casino license application of HR Philadelphia, LLC, with exhibits, appendices; 2. Copies of applications submitted by HR Philadelphia-related entities and qualifying individuals, including MJPHD and PA Supplement with attachments; and 3. Copies of other RTKL requests filed seeking info re: HR Philadelphia and PGCB’s responses. Granted/Denied in part Provided redacted version of the application of HR Philadelphia Manager, LLC. Confidential information redacted under: 4 Pa C.S. 1206(f) & 1207(2); 58 Pa. Code 407a.3. There areno responsive records in the possession of the PGCB relating to other RTKL request filed seeking information regarding HR Philadelphia and PGCB’s responses.  
2014-004 4/2/2014 Requester wanted to know the reason for PGCB, Dept. of Revenue, Office of AG and State Police visiting various casinos for different periods of time. Denied Requester submitted question to RTKL email address and did not identify or describe any records he was seeking.
2014-005 5/21/2014 1. Names & number of persons excluded by Mt. Airy Casino & Resort under 1514 and 511a.3 & the offense which they committed since the casino has been in operation.   2. Names & number of persons excluded by Mt. Airy Casino & Resort under 1515 and the offense which they committed since the casino has been in operation.   3.  Names & number of all persons excluded by Mt. Airy Casino & Resort or the BIE or the Board under 511a.3.(4). *Other No responsive records are in the possession of the PGCB.
2014-006 6/10/2014  1. All RTKL requests received by the PGCB since January 18, 2011.   2. All initial and final responses sent in response to the RTKL requests received by the PGCB since January 18, 2011. Granted Provided log of requested information.
2014-007 7/15/14 Aggregated data from the SLOTS Link database indicating the zip codes of employees as of 7/14/14 from each PA casino. This data run would indicate the number of employees at each casino living in a certain zip code. Granted Provided spreadsheet with requested information.
2014-08 7/22/14 Texts and emails of Commissioners McCall and Moscato from 1/1/14 to July 22, 2014 focusing on the issue of the second casino license to be granted in the City of Philadelphia. Granted/Denied in part Provided records that were not confidential.
2014-009 7/28/14 Base salary plus any bonus information for the following staff of your Gaming Control Board: Agency Director, Assistant Director(s), Director of Audit, Director of Electronic Gaming Devices, Director of Compliance, Director of Licensing, Director of Enforcement, Director for Responsible Gambling or equivalent titles. *Other Requestor was directed to the PGCB’s website where information can be found.
2014-010 7/30/14 Table games petitions filed by operators of casino facilities currently known as Sands; Hollywood Casino, Harrah's Philadelphia, The River’s, Valley Forge, Parx Casino, Mohegan Sun and Presque Isle; and Appendices 12 and 13 attached to Petition of Downs Racing Petition for approval of authorization to conduct Table Games (Docket #1262-2010; filed Jan. 26, 2010) Granted/Denied in part Redacted versions of the Table Games Petitions were provided to requestor.
2014-011 7/30/14 Electronic versions of transcripts of public input hearings in advance of initial casino license awards for properties now operating as: Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, Grantville; Lady Luck Casino, Nemacolin, Farmington; Mohegan Sun at Mt. Pocono, Wilkes Barre; Parx Casino and Racing (Philadelphia Park Racetrack and Casino), Bensalem; Presque Isle Downs and Casino, Erie; Sands Casino Resort, Bethlehem and The Meadows Racetrack & Casino, Washington Withdrawn Requestor was directed to the PGCB’s website where information can be found.
2014-012 8/22/14 Compulsive Gambling Plan submitted by applicant, Mt. Airy Casino & Resort, at the time of submission of the application containing the elements required under 501a.2(d) and the employee training program submitted by applicant Mt. Airy Casino & Resort at the time of submission of the application containing the elements required under 501a.3.(a) through (13)(g). Granted Information was provided to requestor.
2014-013 8/22/14 A report generated showing the following from Mount Airy Casino, in Mount Pocono, PA.: The amount of employee complaints to the PGCB by employees accusing the casino of wrong doing, and the number of cases the PGCB investigated as a result of the complaints from former/current employees of the casino, and the finding by PGCB. Denied Information is part of an investigation and confidential.
2014-014 9/4/14 All text messages…the Gaming Board reviewed to and from Commissioner Moscato…from January 1, 2014 to July 22, 2014. Denied Information is confidential.
2014-015 9/18/14 Request for a copy of an individual's disciplinary/enforcement action, including a copy of final order(s), consent order(s), complaint(s), allegation(s), decision(s), and statement of issues for all disciplinary and/or enforcement action(s) against a gaming employee. Granted Information was provided to requestor.
2014-016 11/18/14 A request for Board communication and records evidencing the Board's consideration of diversity, economic impact, and applicant ownership in all gaming facilities in the Commonwealth and in its award of the License. Granted/Denied in part Provided records that were not confidential and provided links to the PGCB’s website.
2014-017 11/25/14 1. salary/compensation information for Ken Trujillo;
2. Reimbursement/travel for Trujillo; benefits - insurance, retirement for Trujillo.
Granted/Denied in part Provided records that were not confidential.
2014-018 12/1/14 Request for a copy of individual's disciplinary/enforcement action, including a copy of final order(s), consent order(s), complaint(s), allegation(s), decision(s), and statement of issues for all disciplinary and/or enforcement action(s) against agency non-gaming employee. Granted Information was provided to requestor.
2014-019 12/8/14 PGCB payments made to Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis law firm & Trujillo, Rodriguez & Richards Granted Information was provided to requestor.
2014-020 12/8/14 Request for a copy of individual's disciplinary/enforcement action, including a copy of final order(s), consent order(s), complaint(s), allegation(s), decision(s), and statement of issues for all disciplinary and/or enforcement action(s) against an applicant for a non-gaming registration. Granted Information was provided to requestor.

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