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Requests for Calendar Year 2019

Summary of Requests

Fiscal Year Requests Total Breakdown of Request Results
2019 12
  • Granted: 0
  • Granted/Denied in part: 7
  • Denied: 1
  • Withdrawn: 3
  • Appealed: 0
  • Other*: 1
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
2019-001 1/14/2019 Copies of public records from 2008 to 2012 re: 1. Any and all correspondence (email or non-electronic) between Gaming Laboratory International (GLI) and any state officials or employees, including PGCB's chairman, executive director, board members and any staff; 2. logs of any meetings between employees of or lobbyists on behalf of GLI with any state officials or employees, including PGCB's chairman, executive director, board members and any staff; and 3. logs and/or any information on travel to conferences or meetings with/or facilitated by GLI and any PA officials or employees, including PGCB's chairman, executive director, board members and any staff. Denied Not sufficiently specific.
2019-002 1/14/2019 Key employee applications of numerous individuals (6 applications); records from any regulatory actions taken by PGCB against Presque Isle or Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin, including actions in response to any complaints filed by patrons of the casinos, from 9/1/13 to present; records from any regulatory actions taken by PGCB against Presque Isle or Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin resulting from any investigations, inspections or other inquiries initiated by the Commission - such as investigations related to underage gaming, underage consumption of alcohol, gaming integrity violations, employee licensing violations or revenue violations-from 9/1/13 to present. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential documents.
2019-003 1/14/2019 Any documentation, including emails and other correspondence, between any official at the PGCB, the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, Wind Creek Hospitality or the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of Alabama regarding a potential sale of the property to Windcreek Hospitality. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information. 
2019-004 2/7/2019 Investigation summaries, Consent Agreements, case reports, interview notes, sworn statements, internal memos, hearing transcripts and official letters relating to the fine issued to Mount Airy #1, LLC operator of Mount Airy Casino Resort, for $250,000 announced by the PGCB on or about February 6, 2019. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information
2019-005 2/15/2019 Investigation summaries, Consent Agreements, case reports, interview notes, sworn statements, internal memos, hearing transcripts and official letters relating to the Consent Agreement with Mount Airy #1, LLC operator of Mount Airy Casino Resort, that was approved by the Board on July 12, 2017. Also, the transcript and/or minutes of a Compliance Conference that was held with Mount Airy #1, LLC, operator of Mount Airy Casino Resort, regarding alcohol service to patrons. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information
2019-006 2/21/2019 Reports and records submitted by Sugarhouse Casino of all poker room receipts from 1-1-2017 to 12-31-2018, including receipt and disposition of promotional portion thereof, including correspondence and audits of such funds by GCB. Electronic records preferred where available. Withdrawn  
2019-007 2/26/2019 Questions from Cumberland County pertaining to amendments to the Gaming Act; how it would effect it and whether there were funds available to it for Drug & Alcohol, prison, human service areas?” Withdrawn  
2019-008 3/18/2019 Rules submission and any amendments or changes thereto submitted by Sugarhouse Casino under PA GCB Reg. 601a.2. All reports by Sugarhouse Casino to PA GCB for all poker room revenues and he distribution and disbursement thereof, or compliance reports, audits or correspondence relating to funds collected and disbursed under PA GCB regulations 637a.15 and 637a.16. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information.
2019-009 3/18/2019 Purchasing records from 2018-08-28 to current. The specific information requested from PGCB’s record keeping system is: 1. Purchase order number. If purchase orders are not used a comparable substitute is acceptable, i.e., invoice, encumbrance, or check number; 2. Purchase date; 3. Line item details (Detailed description of the purchase); 4. Line item quantity; 5. Line item price; 6. Vendor ID number, name, address, contact person and their email address. Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information.
2019-010 4/24/19 Sands Bethworks LLC d/b/a Sands Casino Resort most recent GITCA (gaming industry tip compliance) agreement form that is offered in paper form to their employees. Other No records exist with the PGCB pertaining to requested information.
2019-011 4/19/19 Slot machine payout percentage that each PA casino reported to the PGCB for the last fiscal year available. Withdrawn  
2019-012 5/28/19 Detailed/completed copies of the most recently filed, and/or updated, Labor Organization Notification ("LON") forms for each of the Labor Organizations listed below: (23 listed) Granted in part/Denied in part Responsive documents were sent to the requester except for confidential information.

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