MINUTES: September 26, 2019

MINUTES September 26, 2019   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 10:03 am on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan (Chairman), Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary), Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz suggested to move New Business item A.1 to item G. Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda as amended, seconded by Commissioner  Songao. The motion was put  to  a vote and unanimously   approved. D. Adoption of Minutes: August 28, 2019 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the August 28, 2019 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Songao. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. II. REPORTS: A. Report by the Chairman Chairman Sablan shared that he...
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MINUTES: August 28, 2019

MINUTES August 28, 2019   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 10:12 am on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan (Chairman), Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary), Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). C. Adoption of Agenda Vice Chairman Reyes made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. The motion was put  to a vote and unanimously approved. C. Adoption of Minutes: July 18, 2019 & July 31, 2019 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the July 18, 2019 and the July 31, 2019 meeting, seconded by Vice Chairman Reyes. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. II. REPORTS: A. Report by the Chairman Chairman Juan Sablan announced that the 9th Circuit...
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MINUTES: July 31, 2019

MINUTES July 31, 2019 I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Vice Chairman Joseph Reyes called the meeting to order at 10: 10 am on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 21\d Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). The Vice Chairman noted that Chairman Juan M. Sablan and Treasurer Alvaro A. Santos were excused for the morning session and will be joining the meeting later in the day. C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Songao. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. Vice Chairman Reyes announced that the Chairman's report will be presented when the Chairman arrives in the afternoon. D. Adoption of Minutes: June 27, 2019 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the...
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MINUTES: July 18, 2019

MINUTES July 18, 2019 I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 11 :05 am on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan (Chairman), Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary), Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). C. Adoption of Agenda Vice Chairman Reyes made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. II. REPORTS: A. Report by the Chairman The Chairman announced that he called this special meeting primarily because of the pending case between IPI and the CCC in the CNMI Superior Court. He noted that it is possible that Judge Govendo will render a decision on the case by July 19, 2019. He announced that the Commission initially presented...
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MINUTES: June 27, 2019

MINUTES June 27, 2019 I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 10:07 am on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan (Chairman), Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary), Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). C. Adoption of Agenda The Chairman suggested that item F. Approval and adoption of Commission's permanent Personnel Regulations. Sub-Chapter 175-10.3 (Personnel Regulations) which was listed under New Business be moved up on the agenda immediately after Public Comment. He explained that this is to allow time for the Commission to meet the Commonwealth Register's deadline for submission in order for the newly adopted regulations to be published on the June 28, 2019 edition of the Commonwealth Register. Vice Chairman Reyes made a motion to adopt the agenda...
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MINUTES: May 23, 2019

MINUTES May 23, 2019 I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 10:13 am on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the Conference Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Commission's main office at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan (Chairman), Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary), Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations). C. Adoption of Agenda Chairman Sablan suggested that item VI.C. be removed from the agenda, or otherwise deferred until the next Commission meeting. Vice Chairman Reyes asked for further information on the matter from the Executive Director. The Director explained that the CCC issued an order to IPI in regards to the Minimum Bankroll Requirement and has since been tracking their compliance. He noted that there was a Stipulated Agreement that covered the period up to February 27, 2019, and that the CCC has been in...
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MINUTES: April 25, 2019

MINUTES April 25, 2019   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Juan Sablan called the meeting to order at 10:05 am on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the Joeten-Kiyu Public Library (Technology Room) in Susupe, Saipan. He welcomed everyone present for the meeting. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Juan M. Sablan, (Chairman), Ramon M. Dela Cruz (Secretary) and Alvaro A. Santos (Treasurer). Commissioners Joseph C. Reyes (Vice Chairman) and Diego M. Songao (Public Affairs/Media Relations) were out of the CNMI and not present for the meeting. The Chairman excused Vice Chair Reyes and Commissioner Songao. C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz asked that the agenda be amended per the Executive Director's request. The amendment would switch New Business to Item V. and Old Business to item VI. The Director added that he would Like to provide his report before the Old Business is entertained as his report is lengthy and will include the rearrangement of discussion on some items including the launching of...
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Eleuterio Palacios 2016

CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION 2016 Employee of the Year *** Division of Audit *** Is hereby presented to: ELEUTERIO G. PALACIOS JR. For demonstrating excellence in overall work performance, promoting positive morale through a congenial supportive attitude, providing exemplary services to others, putting forth an effort to improve self and to develop and recognize others, being a role model in the delivery of essential public services to the people of the CNMI and exhibiting initiative and creativity resulting in improved operating efficiency of the Commonwealth Casino Commission. ...
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Angelita Mamaril 2016

CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION 2016 Employee of the Year *** Division of Compliance *** Is hereby presented to: ANGELITA H. MAMARIL For demonstrating excellence in overall work performance, promoting positive morale through a congenial supportive attitude, providing exemplary services to others, putting forth an effort to improve self and to develop and recognize others, being a role model in the delivery of essential public services to the people of the CNMI and exhibiting initiative and creativity resulting in improved operating efficiency of the Commonwealth Casino Commission. ...
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