The Gambling Control Board is responsible for ensuring that revenues received from the gambling facilities are properly reconciled and distributed. The Board Auditor receives daily reports from the facilities that are then compared with reports from the central site monitoring system to ensure accuracy of monies due. The Auditor then determines the amounts due to the recipients as outlined in Title 8 § 1036. The revenues disbursement as defined in the statute is:
Hollywood Casino – Slot Revenue
1% of gross to the general fund for administrative expenses of the board
39% of net to the Gambling Control Board to be distributed
4% to the general fund for admin expenses of the board of that 4% $50,000 will go to Gambling Addiction for 2011 and 12 and then $100,000 after.
10% for Harness Purses
3% for Sire Stakes
3% for Agricultural Fairs
10% to the Fund for Healthy Maine up to $4.5 million then to GF undedicated account.
2% to U Maine Scholarship fund.
4% to Encourage racing at commercial tracks fund.
1% to OTB’s
1% to host municipality
1% Maine Community Colleges
Hollywood Casino – Table Games Revenue
16% of net to the Gambling Control Board to be distributed
9% to GF for administrative expenses of the board and gambling addiction
3% Gambling Control Board Administrative Expenses Other Special Revenue account.
2% to host municipality
2% deposited into an account held by the board for distribution to charitable nonprofits eligible to conduct BEANO and Games of Chance. The account is non-lapsing and no distributions will be made from the account before 07/01/13
Oxford Casino – Slot Revenue
46% of net to the GCB to be distributed
25% to Dept of Education for K – 12 essential programs
4% to U Maine Scholarship fund.
3% Maine Community College System Scholarships
4% for the tribal governments of the Penobscot and Passamaquoddy tribes
3% for the admin of the board and gambling addiction counseling services
2% to the host municipality
1% for Agricultural fairs
1% for Harness Racing purses
1% for Sire Stakes
1% to host county for costs resulting from gaming
1% to the Dept of Agriculture for dairy fund stabilization
Oxford Casino – Table Game Revenue
16% of net to the GCB to be distributed
10% to Dept of Education for K – 12 essential programs
3% for the Gambling Control Board Administrative Expenses Other Special Revenue account
2% to host municipality
1% to the county for gaming related expenses.
The Board also provides an annual report of revenues received and final disbursements. Those reports can be found below.
The monthly numbers are added on or before the 8th of the month.
Year end Revenues from Hollywood Slots
Monthly Revenues from Hollywood Casino 2013
Oxford Casino Slot and Table games revenue totals 2013
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Department of Public Safety
Gambling Control Board
45 Commerce Drive
Augusta, Maine 04333-0087
Comments or questions about the Casino can be addressed by calling 207-626-3900
or email at: Gambling.Board@maine.gov