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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

PUBLIC LAW 100-497—OCT. 17, 1988

102 STAT. 2479

the Secretary, but only to the extent the compact is consistent with the provisions of this Act. (D) The Secretary shall publish in the Federal Register notice of Federal any Tribal-State compact that is approved, or considered to have Register, publication. been approved, under this paragraph. (9) An Indian tribe may enter into a management contract for the Contracts operation of a class III geiming activity if such contract has been submitted to, and approved by, the Chairman. The Chairman's review and approval of such contract shall be governed by the provisions of subsections (b), (c), (d), (f), (g), and (h) of section 12. (e) For purposes of this section, by not later than the date that is 90 days after the date on which any tribal gaming ordinance or resolution is submitted to the Chairman, the Chairman shall approve such ordinance or resolution if it meets the requirements of this section. Any such ordinance or resolution not acted upon at the end of that 90-day period shall be considered to have been approved by the Chairman, but only to the extent such ordinance or resolution is consistent with the provisions of this Act. MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

SEC. 12. (a)(1) Subject to the approval of the Chairman, an Indian tribe may enter into a management contract for the operation and management of a class II gaming activity that the Indian tribe may engage in under section llOXl), but, before approving such contract, the Chairman shall require and obtain the following information: (A) the name, address, and other additional pertinent background information on each person or entity (including individuals comprising such entity) having a direct financial interest in, or management responsibility for, such contract, and, in the case of a corporation, those individuals who serve on the board of directors of such corporation and each of its stockholders who hold (directly or indirectly) 10 percent or more of its issued and outstanding stock; (B) a description of any previous experience that each person listed pursuant to subparagraph (A) has had with other gaming contracts with Indian tribes or with the gaming industry generally, including specifically the name and address of any licensing or regulatory agency with which such person has had a contract relating to gaming; and (C) a complete financial statement of each person listed pursuant to subparagraph (A). (2) Any person listed pursuant to paragraph (I)(A) shall be required to respond to such written or oral questions that the Chairman may propound in accordance with his responsibilities under this section. (3) For purposes of this Act, any reference to the management contract described in paragraph (1) shall be considered to include all collateral agreements to such contract that relate to the gaming activity. 0)) The Chairman may approve any management contract entered into pursuant to this section only if he determines that it provides at least— (1) for adequate accounting procedures that are maintained, and for verifiable financial reports that are prepared, by or for the tribal governing body on a monthly basis;

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