GLI accepting submissions for skill-based games in Nevada

21 September 2015

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Gaming Laboratories International is proud to announce that the company is now accepting Nevada submissions for skill-based gaming due to the regulatory changes as a result of Nevada Legislature of Senate Bill 9 (SB9).

The Nevada Gaming Commission approved modifications to Nevada Gaming regulations 4, 6 and 14 to accommodate SB9, including changes to Regulation 14 that permit skill-based gaming.

According to the Nevada Assembly Committee on Judiciary, SB9 was introduced to enable “the continued growth and success of the gaming industry in the State of Nevada, which depends on the fostering of a business and regulatory environment that promotes continued advances in the use of technology in gaming, which improves the entertainment experience, encourages innovation, and supports expansion of the domestic technology sector of the economy of this state.”

SB9 states that the Nevada Gaming Commission will adopt regulations which encourage manufacturers to develop and deploy gaming devices that incorporate innovative, alternative and advanced technology. Games can now be developed and submitted for approval within Nevada that implement physical skill, dexterity, knowledge and strategy, and awards can be paid accordingly, allowing greater flexibility in payout percentages. Previously, games were required to base outcomes on chance with the player having no ability to influence the end result.

GLI’s Vice President of Global Services Ian Hughes said, “This is an exciting time, and our engineers and mathematicians are prepared for the adoption that occurred today to meet the industry needs and play our role in ensuring product compliance. Nobody can fully anticipate the type of gaming products that we may see on a gaming floor in Nevada as the regulations open the door to all types of skills and hybrid games. GLI will work closely with the industry and the Gaming Control Board to ensure compliance.”

Regulation 14 amendment is backed by the Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) and the industry. The regulation allows slot machines to incorporate skill-based gaming, arcade-style elements, hybrid games and other unique features and advanced technologies to the casino floor.

Related Links
Ranked Online Casinos
Nevada State Gaming Control Board
Nevada State Gaming Commission
Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers
GLI Gaming Vendor Information

Featured Vendors
House Tech Ads
GamblersPick
House Tech Ads
Drive quality casino-gambling traffic to your brand from over 70 countries from our premium assets!
GamblersPick
Share & Read other players' reviews! A top player community-driven portal for online casinos.
Betson Imperial Parts & Service
Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention
Betson Imperial Parts & Service
Your one stop shop for all your gaming and OEM needs!
Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention
The largest gathering of tribal leaders and casino executives in the United States
Slot Machines Unlimited
Casino Network
Slot Machines Unlimited
Exporter of IGT, Williams, AVP, Trimline, Aristocrat, Konami, Bally, & parts over 20 yrs experience
Casino Network
20+ years experience selling refurbished slot machines, parts & glass for all major brands
OCR - Online Casino Reports
Casino Schedule Ease
OCR - Online Casino Reports
Delivers highly targeted casino traffic from over 70 countries! Get your casino listed today at OCR!
Casino Schedule Ease
Full Featured & customizable for the complex scheduling needs of table games & other casino depts
AmericanChecked
Goldfinger Monitors
AmericanChecked
Background checks for the gaming industry with key & non-key packages & fingerprinting solutions
Goldfinger Monitors
Innovative touch-screen solutions - vibrant lighting, high-def imagery, bright, bold colors
Regulatory Management Counselors, PC
Sunkist Graphics, Inc.
Regulatory Management Counselors, PC
Over 45 years of experience serving the legal and regulatory needs of casino industry clients
Sunkist Graphics, Inc.
Specializing in the creation of best-of-breed gaming graphics - slot glass, sign faces, and more
Dable Advisory & Consulting Services
Casino City Press
Dable Advisory & Consulting Services
Advisory & consulting services services for Indigenous entrepreneurs, businesses & organizations
Casino City Press
A leading publisher and distributor of casino and gaming business data and market research reports.
Casino Trac - Table Trac, Inc.
TribalHub
Casino Trac - Table Trac, Inc.
CasinoTrac™ is a full CMS platform, operating in 225 locations, across 13 countries, since 1995.
TribalHub
25th Annual TribalNet Conference Sept 16-19, 2024 Westgate Las Vegas
Top One Tech Limited
Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA) Conference
Top One Tech Limited
GLOBAL TOUCH SOLUTION PARTNER OF CHOICE,10+ years OEM manufacturing,100+ thousand units application
Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA) Conference
The biggest little show in Indian gaming! Save the date: August 12-14, 2024 Oklahoma City
Kallop
Kallop
Reward every play like a VIP with exclusive luxury brands at affordable prices.


Your Guide to 14,890 Gaming Industry Suppliers