California: Gambling, Online Gaming and Casino

California gambling, gaming, online gaming, gaming authority, gambling age, gaming association and bodies

California is one of the state with most active gaming sector in United States, as a state it support casino game, lottery, charitable games, horse racing, cruise casino.

California Gaming Authoritative and Bodies
California Gambling Control Commission: deal with regulatory and adjudicatory aspect of gaming
California Lottery Commission: regulate all form of lottery in the state
State of California Department of Justice, Bureau of Gambling Control: deal with the investigatory of gaming matters and enforcement gaming rules
California Horse Racing Board
California Office of the Problem GamblingCalifornia map, California gambling

Apart from the above five major regulatory bodies there are scores of Tribal Gaming Agencies, each regulating its gaming facilities on the Tribal land within the state. They do this in conformity with the state established gambling rules and regulations. All of them are members of National India Gaming Agency, they do report to them.

Other Gaming Agencies and Bodies are
California Gaming Association: support and represent card rooms operator
California Charity Bingo Association
California National India Gaming Association

Gambling Ages in California
For lottery, gambling age is 18 years old and above
To play at any of the state card rooms and casinos you have to be 21 years old and above

Online Gambling in California
Until the time this article was been written, online gambling of any form have not been legalize, though it was been deliberated on the legislature.

California Casino Gaming
Casino game in California is very big. In term of numbers, registered casinos in California are more than one hundred and twenty (120) and they are scattered throughout the state. From this figure twenty seven (27) are India Nation owned. The casinos are classified as card room and class III casino. Class III casinos are sited on the Indian reserve land.

California Other Gaming Activities
Other gaming activities in California are charitable gaming and racing.
Charitable gaming are meant for charity purpose and can only be organize by qualify organization.
Horse racing is also legal in the sate of California. There are five horse race track and score of simulcast facilities where people watch and wager on horse racing.

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