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Gaming Advisory Council

Created in 1989, the Gaming Advisory Council (GAC) advises on public policy matters related to gaming, including:

♠ Amendments to the gambling statutes.

♦ Additional or modified departmental rules.

♣ Clarification of existing rules.

♥ Operation of the Gambling Control Division.

The Gaming Advisory Council submits a report to the Department of Justice that is included as part of the Gambling Control Division Biennial Report prepared for the legislature.

Council Members

Under state law, the council is made up of nine members. Legislative leaders select the legislative members while the Attorney General appoints the remaining members.

Ryan Lynch – Senate, Butte | [email protected]

Samson Boyd – Native American Representative, Helena

Merle Frank – Gaming Industry, Billings | [email protected]

Gregory Frazer – House of Representatives, Deer Lodge | [email protected]

Mike Kenneally – Gaming Industry, Butte

Steve Morris – Gaming Industry, Helena | Ph. 406-442-6380 | [email protected] 

       Vacant – Local Government

       Scott Aspenlieder – Public at Large, Billings | [email protected]

       Garret McFarland – Local Government, Miles City

Next GAC Meeting

Date: 2023 TBD

Location:  TBD

Meeting Agenda: 

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