MINUTES: September 29, 2021

MINUTES: September 29, 2021 MINUTES September 29, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:09 am on Wednesday, September 29, 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), and Mariano Taitano (Treasurer). Commissioner Diego Songao (Public Affairs) was not present in the meeting due to personal matters off-island. The Chairman announced that Commissioner Songao's absence is excused and that he has submitted his resignation to be effective this month (September). 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. The agenda was adopted as presented. ...
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MINUTES: August 26, 2021

MINUTES: August 26, 2021 MINUTES August 26, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:05 am on Thursday, August 26, 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), and Mariano Taitano (Treasurer). Commissioner Diego Songao (Public Affairs) was not present in the meeting due to personal matters off-island. His absence was excused by the Chairman. 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. The agenda was adopted as presented. ...
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MINUTES: May 27, 2021

MINUTES: May 27, 2021 MINUTES May 27, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:03 am on Thursday, May 27, 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, seconded by Commissioner Taitano. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes: April 22, 2021 Commissioner Taitano made a motion to adopt the minutes of the April 22, 2021 meeting, seconded by Commissioner Dela Cruz. Discussion: The Chairman mentioned that throughout the minutes, there are some sections that require updates from IPL He advised the Commissioners to keep their copy of the minutes readily available so follow up discussions...
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MINUTES: April 22, 2021

MINUTES: April 22, 2021 MINUTES April 22, 2021   I. PRELIMINARIES: A. Call to Order Chairman Edward Deleon Guerrero called the meeting to order at 10:03 am on Thursday, April 22, 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 Taitano made a motion to adopt the agenda, seconded by Commissioner Songao. The motion was put to a vote and unanimously approved. D. Adoption of Minutes: February 24, 2021 and March 25, 2021 Commissioner Dela Cruz made a motion to adopt the minutes of the February 24, 2021 meeting and the March 25, 2021 meeting. The motion was seconded by Commissioner Taitano, was put to a vote and unanimously approved. ...
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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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