MINUTES: March 25, 2021

MINUTES: March 25, 2021 MINUTES March 25, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10: 10 am on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to amend the agenda to include Public Comments as item II, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. Discussion: Legal Counsel Ernest clarified that the Commission will not be adopting a final order in the cases being deliberated, noting that a final order would have to be adopted in public session and would also have to be properly noticed on the agenda. Counsel Lowrey proposed that a draft order be written after the Commission's deliberation and entertained in a...
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MINUTES: February 24, 2021

MINUTES: February 24, 2021 MINUTES February 24, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:04 am on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda with the following amendments: • To correct 2020 to 2021 in item D, Adoption of the Minutes. • To remove IPI and Ray Yumul under New Business A., and add "Submitted by IPI" at the end. • To add item C. Approval of Commission Order No. 2021-001: "Authorizing the Executive Director to Require Employees to Provide Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination." • To add item F. Consideration of Global Settlement Agreement in Enforcement Actions 20- 001 (consolidated) and...
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MINUTES: January 20, 2021

MINUTES: January 20, 2021 MINUTES January 20, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:04 am on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Oemapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Taitano made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes. December 22, 2020 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the December 22, 2020 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. Chairman Deleon Guerrero commended the CCC staff for working diligently to prepare the minutes of the meeting, as well as the Commissioners for...
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PUBLIC LAW 21-38

PRESS RELEASE January 07, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GOVERNOR RALPH DLG. TORRES singed into law House Bill No. 21-11, SD1, SD3 entitled, "To clarify the powers of the Commonwealth Casino Commission and to make needed changes to the Commonwealth Code given the unique regulatory oversight of the Casino Industry in the Commonwealth; and for other purposes.," which was passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate of the Twenty-First Northern Marianas Commonwealth Legislature. This bill becomes Public Law No. 21-38. More   ...
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MINUTES: December 22, 2020

MINUTES: December 22, 2020 MINUTES December 22, 2020   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 1 O: 11 am on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to amend the agenda under IV. Miscellaneous Matters, to include 'CCC Enforcement Actions' under item A, therefore shifting the next two items to B and C. The motion was seconded by Vice Chairman Demapan. The motion with the amendment was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes. November 24, 2020 Commissioner Taitano made a motion to adopt the minutes of the November 24, 2020 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. The motion...
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MINUTES: November 24, 2020

MINUTES: November 24, 2020 MINUTES November 24, 2020   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:00 am on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes. October 21, 2020 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the October 21, 2020 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. The Chairman noted that there are certain sections on the minutes that the Commission would like to hear updates on either from the Director...
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MINUTES: October 21, 2020

MINUTES: September 30, 2020 MINUTES October 21, 2020   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:03 am on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. 2. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Mariano Taitano (Treasurer) and Diego Songao (Public Affairs). 3. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. 4. Adoption of Minutes: September 30, 2020 Commissioner Taitano made a motion to adopt the minutes of the September 30, 2020 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. ...
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MINUTES: September 30, 2020

MINUTES: September 30, 2020 MINUTES September 30, 2020   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:04 am on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at the Commission's 2nd Floor Main Conference Room at the Springs Plaza in Gualo Rai, Saipan. The meeting was also on video conference. The Chairman welcomed all who were present in the meeting, highlighting the presence of Mr. John Lowrey, Assistant Attorney General (AAG), who will be assisting and advising the Commissioners. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Edward Deleon Guerrero (Chairman), Rafael Demapan (Vice Chairman), Ramon Dela Cruz (Secretary), Diego Songao (Public Affairs) and Mariano Taitano (Treasurer). C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes: August 27, 2020 Commissioner Taitano made a motion to adopt the minutes of the August 27, 2020 meeting seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. Discussion: Commissioner Taitano pointed out a...
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MINUTES: June 25, 2020

MINUTES: June 25, 2020 MINUTES June 25, 2020   I.PRELIMINARIES: A.   Call to Order. Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 1 0:00am on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at the main conference room in the Commonwealth Casino Commission. The meeting was also on video conference for the public. B. Roll Call Commissioners present at the meeting were: Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero, Vice Chairman Rafael Demapan, Commissioner Ramon Dela Cruz, Commissioner Diego M. Songao, and Commissioner Mariano Taitano. C. Adoption of Agenda Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Vice Chair Demapan. The motion was put to a vote and passed. D. Adoption of Minutes: May 28, 2020 Commissioner Dela Cruz moved to adopt the minutes of the May 28, 2020 meeting with corrections on a few typographical and grammatical errors noted by Commissioner Taitano and Chairman Deleon Guerrero. The motion was seconded by Commissioner Songao, was put to a vote and unanimously approved as amended. ...
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