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GPPG Press release for 14 August 2009.
Viejas Casino will be working with the CCPG
to encourage casino customers to gamble in moderation and advise them on seeking assistance for problem gamblers.
We commend the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, only the second tribal casino to receive this certification in the entire State, as leaders in recognizing and proactively addressing the issue of problem gambling," said Bruce Roberts, CCPG executive director.
In order to obtain certification from the CCPG, facilities need to establish and maintain certain criteria such as making problem gambling information available to patrons, barring anyone under 21 years from entering the casino, and establishing a self exclusion policy.
Since the creation of the CCPG, the issue of mobility has been discussed on numerous occasions and several actions have been taken by the CCPG board of directors.
In 2001, a mobility agreement dealing mainly with the issue of transferability, known as the Inter Association Mobility Agreement (IAMA), was signed by all the constituent associations of the CCPG.
A concept called "Multi-Jurisdictional Registration" (MJR) was recently discussed at the CCPG.
According to Karen Willett, marketing communications manager for CCPG, Sony chose Nicholson NY because the agency "understands our business and knows how best to leverage the Internet as we strengthen our marketing relationships with our distributors and product integrators.
In fiscal year 1997, CCPG contributed significantly to Sony Electronics' record annual sales of more than $10 billion.
13 seminars and other events in connection with Responsible Gambling Awareness Week are urged to contact CNIGA or CCPG
Anyone seeking further information or a schedule of events is urged to contact CNIGA and the CCPG
The tribes "have absolutely stepped up" in their support of the council, says CCPG
President Bruce Roberts.