§ 461a.3. Testing and approval generally.

 (a)  In accordance with sections 1320 and 13A41 of the act (relating to slot machine testing and certification standards; and table game device and associated equipment testing and certification standards), slot machines, table game devices and associated equipment operated in this Commonwealth must be tested and approved in accordance with §  461a.4(g) (relating to submission for testing and approval).

 (b)  The general cost of establishment and operation of the Board’s testing facility shall be paid by each manufacturer licensee and gaming related gaming service provider on a quarterly basis based upon each manufacturer’s or gaming related gaming service provider’s proportion of the total number of products reviewed.

 (c)  The Board will require payment of all costs for the testing and approval of slot machines, table game devices and associated equipment submitted by manufacturers or gaming related gaming service providers or installed at a licensed facility based on the actual direct costs incurred by the Board.

 (d)  The Board will require a manufacturer licensee or gaming related gaming service provider seeking approval of a slot machine, table game device or associated equipment to pay all costs of transportation, inspection and testing.


   The provisions of this §  461a.3 amended under 4 Pa.C.S. § §  1202, 1207, 13A02(1) and (2), 13A41, 1317.2, 1319, 1319.1, 1320 and 1517.


   The provisions of this §  461a.3 amended March 28, 2008, effective March 29, 2008, 38 Pa.B. 1474; amended July 6, 2012, effective July 7, 2012, 42 Pa.B. 4305. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (348365) to (348366).

Cross References

   This section cited in 58 Pa. Code §  461a.20 (relating to server supported slot systems).

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