102 STAT. 2488
PUBLIC LAW 100-497—OCT. 17, 1988
willfully misapplies, or takes and carries away with intent to steal, any moneys, funds, assets, or other property of such establishment of a value of $1,000 or less shall be fined not more than $250,000 and be imprisoned for not more than five years, or both; "(b) Whoever, being an officer, employee, or individual licensee of a gaming establishment operated by or for or licensed by an Indian tribe pursuant to an ordinance or resolution approved by the National Indian Gaming Commission, embezzles, abstracts, purloins, willfully misapplies, or takes and carries away with intent to steal, any moneys, funds, Eissets, or other property of such establishment of a value in excess of $1,000 shall be fined not more than $1,000,000 or imprisoned for not more than twenty years, or both.". CONFORMING AMENDMENT
SEC. 24. The table of contents for chapter 53 of title 18, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following: "1166. Gambling in Indian country. "1167. Theft from gaming establishments on Indian lands. "1168. Theft by officers or employees of gaming establishments on Indian lands.".
Approved October 17, 1988.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S. 555: SENATE REPORTS: No. 100-446 (Select Comm. on Indian Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988): Sept. 15, considered and passed Senate. Sept. 26, 27, considered and passed House.