NYS Gaming Commission

About the New York State Gaming Commission

The New York State Gaming Commission regulates all aspects of gaming activity in the State, including horse racing and pari-mutuel wagering, Class III Indian Gaming, the state lottery (including video lottery terminals), commercial gaming and charitable gaming.

The Commission was created by Chapter 60 of the Laws of 2012.

The law merged the New York State Racing and Wagering Board with the New York State Division of Lottery into a single state agency.

The Commission became effective February 1, 2013.

 

Mission Statement

The New York State Gaming Commission's mission is to ensure that all lawful gaming and horse racing activity conducted in this State is of the highest integrity, credibility and quality. Operating in the most efficient and transparent manner, the Commission conducts the New York Lottery and serves the best interests of the public by providing responsive and effective state gaming regulation. The Commission strives to ensure that all stakeholders in the gaming and horse racing industries, including the consumers who wager on activities regulated or operated by the Commission, are treated in an equitable and responsible manner and to promote the health and safety of horses and all participants in racing. By consolidating various regulatory functions into one oversight body with broad powers, the Commission seeks to ensure fair and strict regulation of all gaming activity while reducing costs and regulatory burdens to the gaming industry. The Commission aspires to provide the regulatory structure necessary for New York gaming activity to operate effectively in a global, evolving and increasingly competitive marketplace to generate revenue for aid to education and for the support of government, and to contribute to overall economic development and job creation in New York.

Nov 17, 2022
Full time
$95,056 - $120,156 yearly
NYS Gaming Commission Schenectady, NY, USA
Duties :   Under the general direction of the Executive Deputy Director, the Manager of Licensing will be responsible for directing and supporting the Bureau of Licensing. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:   Plan, organize and direct all licensing and permitting activities for Lottery, Horse Racing, Video Gaming, Indian Gaming, Charitable Gaming, Commercial Casinos (including Sports Wagering), and Interactive Fantasy Sports. Maintain a thorough understanding of all statutory licensing requirements and ensure compliance with all applicable statutes, regulations, and agreements. Ensure uniform application of licensing eligibility requirements in determinations and maintain and update standards for licensing determinations.   Establish daily tracking of caseload including inflow and outflow of applications to utilize data-backed information in preparing statistical and status reports regarding the processing of licenses....
Nov 17, 2022
Full time
$95,056 - $120,156 yearly
NYS Gaming Commission Schenectady, NY, USA
Duties :   The incumbent of this position reports directly to the Director of the Bureau of Risk Management and is responsible for the internal audit program for the agency. The Commission consists of four (4) Divisions – Lottery, Racing, Gaming, and Charitable Gaming. It also consists of four (4) Bureaus/Offices – Finance and Administration, Licensing, Legal, and Risk Management. As such, Office of Internal Audit conducts auditing of the multiple Divisions, Bureaus, and Offices. The Director will manage and direct the day-to-day work activities of the office, including supervision of staff.       Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Plan and direct internal audits in all areas of the Commission. The scope of these audits includes ensuring: - Reliability and integrity of reports and management information. - Compliance with policies, plans, procedures, laws, contracts, and regulations. -...