NOTICE: The March 7, 2017 cancelled consultation session has been rescheduled for April 5, 2017 from 1 pm – 5 pm at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, AZ.

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RSVP and Contact Information:
Comment Submissions:
  • Submit your comments to:  Vannice_Doulou@nigc.gov or
  • By U.S. Mail to:    NIGC 
                                          Attn:   Vannice Doulou
                                         1849 C St. NW
                                         Mailstop #1621
                                         Washington, DC  20240

Title    Date
Dear Tribal Leader Letter    November 22, 2016
Press Release    November 22, 2016
2017 Consultation Briefing    December 12, 2016
2017 Information Session    December 15, 2016
2017 Information Session Presentation    December 15, 2016

Consultation Topics
1.  Draft guidance in accordance with Tribal comments received for voluntary non-binding Class III minimum internal control      
       standards (MICS) and regulatory changes as a result of the 2015-16 consultation
                •       Draft Class III MICS Guidance
2.  Rural Outreach
3.  Developing a Strong Tribal Workforce through Training
4.  Management Contract Regulations and Procedures
5.  Technical Standards for Mobile Gaming Devices
                •       Draft Wireless Standards
6.  Fees
                •       Draft Part 514 Fees
7.  25 C.F.R. Part 547 Grandfathered Class II Gaming Systems
                •       Comparison of Part 547 Test Requirements

Tribal Consultations
For the 2017 consultation topic numbers 1 through 6 above, the NIGC would like to hold consultation sessions at the following times and locations:

Consultation Date & Time
River Spirit Casino Resort
Ball Room 1 & 2
8330 Riverside Pkwy
Tulsa, OK 74137
Consultation Agenda
March 24, 2017 (AM)
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Talking Stick Resort
Room: Salt River 3
9800 E. Talking Stick Way
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
April 5, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
April 13, 2017
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Northern Hotel
19 North Broadway
Billings, MT 59101
April 20, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center
(with Southern Gaming Summit)
Room L3
2350 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39531
May 4, 2017
Northwest area (with ATNI Conference) Week of May 22, date TBD, 2017

Tribal Consultations
For consultation topic number 7 regarding Grandfathered Class II gaming systems, the NIGC would like to consult at the following times and locations:

Consultation Date & Time
River Spirit Casino Resort
Ball Room 1 & 2
8330 Riverside Pkwy
Tulsa, OK 74137
Consultation Agenda
March 23, 2017 (PM)
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
April 12, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm