Depending on the licensing agency, temporary licenses may not be issued until a thorough background investigation is conducted. Some states allow for card rooms and others require varying requirements for casinos.
Applying for a gaming license is not a right; it is a privilege. Full disclosure is required to be issued a gaming license.
Casinos and river boats have always been the premier locations for gaming to include games like keno, baccarat, bingo, and blackjack. It is also the location for other table games like craps, race book or sports pools, and varieties of slot machines.
In today’s market things are changing and slot machines can be seen in such places as convenience stores, liquor stores, restaurants, and bars (taverns).
An applicant for a state gaming license is seeking the granting of a privilege and the burden of proving his qualifications to receive such a license is at all times on the applicant. An applicant must accept any risk of adverse public notice, embarrassment, criticism, financial loss, or other action, which may result from action with respect to an application, and expressly waives any claim for damages as a result thereof.
One which permits the operation of slot machines only in an establishment wherein the operation of slot machines is incidental to the primary business of the licensee. The maximum number of machines is fifteen (15) machines.
Any license other than a Restricted License.