25 U.S. Code § 2706 - Powers of Commission

(a) Budget approval; civil fines; fees; subpoenas; permanent orders
The Commission shall have the power, not subject to delegation—
(1) upon the recommendation of the Chairman, to approve the annual budget of the Commission as provided in section 2717 of this title;
(2) to adopt regulations for the assessment and collection of civil fines as provided in section 2713 (a) of this title;
(3) by an affirmative vote of not less than 2 members, to establish the rate of fees as provided in section 2717 of this title;
(4) by an affirmative vote of not less than 2 members, to authorize the Chairman to issue subpoenas as provided in section 2715 of this title; and
(5) by an affirmative vote of not less than 2 members and after a full hearing, to make permanent a temporary order of the Chairman closing a gaming activity as provided in section 2713 (b)(2) of this title.
(b) Monitoring; inspection of premises; investigations; access to records; mail; contracts; hearings; oaths; regulations
The Commission—
(1) shall monitor class II gaming conducted on Indian lands on a continuing basis;
(2) shall inspect and examine all premises located on Indian lands on which class II gaming is conducted;
(3) shall conduct or cause to be conducted such background investigations as may be necessary;
(4) may demand access to and inspect, examine, photocopy, and audit all papers, books, and records respecting gross revenues of class II gaming conducted on Indian lands and any other matters necessary to carry out the duties of the Commission under this chapter;
(5) may use the United States mail in the same manner and under the same conditions as any department or agency of the United States;
(6) may procure supplies, services, and property by contract in accordance with applicable Federal laws and regulations;
(7) may enter into contracts with Federal, State, tribal and private entities for activities necessary to the discharge of the duties of the Commission and, to the extent feasible, contract the enforcement of the Commission’s regulations with the Indian tribes;
(8) may hold such hearings, sit and act at such times and places, take such testimony, and receive such evidence as the Commission deems appropriate;
(9) may administer oaths or affirmations to witnesses appearing before the Commission; and
(10) shall promulgate such regulations and guidelines as it deems appropriate to implement the provisions of this chapter.
(c) Omitted
(d) Application of Government Performance and Results Act
(1) In general
In carrying out any action under this chapter, the Commission shall be subject to the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 (Public Law 103–62; 107 Stat. 285).
(2) Plans
In addition to any plan required under the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 (Public Law 103–62; 107 Stat. 285), the Commission shall submit a plan to provide technical assistance to tribal gaming operations in accordance with that Act.

Source

(Pub. L. 100–497, § 7,Oct. 17, 1988, 102 Stat. 2470; Pub. L. 109–221, title III, § 301(a),May 12, 2006, 120 Stat. 341.)
References in Text

The Government Performance and Results Act of 1993, referred to in subsec. (d), is Pub. L. 103–62, Aug. 3, 1993, 107 Stat. 285, which enacted section 306 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, sections 1115 to 1119, 9703, and 9704 of Title 31, Money and Finance, and sections 2801 to 2805 of Title 39, Postal Service, amended section 1105 of Title 31, and enacted provisions set out as notes under sections 1101 and 1115 of Title 31. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title of 1993 Amendment note set out under section 1101 of Title 31 and Tables.
Codification

Subsec. (c) of this section, which required the Commission to submit a report to Congress every two years on various matters relating to the operation of the Commission, terminated, effective May 15, 2000, pursuant to section 3003 ofPub. L. 104-66, as amended, set out as a note under section 1113 of Title 31, Money and Finance. See, also, page 114 of House Document No. 103-7.
Amendments

2006—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 109–221added subsec. (d).

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25 CFR - Indians

25 CFR Part 501 - PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF THIS CHAPTER

25 CFR Part 502 - DEFINITIONS OF THIS CHAPTER

25 CFR Part 514 - FEES

25 CFR Part 518 - SELF REGULATION OF CLASS II GAMING

25 CFR Part 519 - SERVICE

25 CFR Part 522 - SUBMISSION OF GAMING ORDINANCE OR RESOLUTION

25 CFR Part 524 - APPEALS

25 CFR Part 531 - CONTENT OF MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

25 CFR Part 533 - APPROVAL OF MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

25 CFR Part 535 - POST-APPROVAL PROCEDURES

25 CFR Part 537 - BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONS FOR PERSONS OR ENTITIES WITH A FINANCIAL INTEREST IN, OR HAVING MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY FOR, A MANAGEMENT CONTRACT

25 CFR Part 539 - APPEALS

25 CFR Part 542 - MINIMUM INTERNAL CONTROL STANDARDS

25 CFR Part 543 - MINIMUM INTERNAL CONTROL STANDARDS FOR CLASS II GAMING

25 CFR Part 547 - MINIMUM TECHNICAL STANDARDS FOR CLASS II GAMING SYSTEMS AND EQUIPMENT

25 CFR Part 556 - BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONS FOR PRIMARY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS AND KEY EMPLOYEES

25 CFR Part 558 - GAMING LICENSES FOR KEY EMPLOYEES AND PRIMARY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS

25 CFR Part 559 - FACILITY LICENSE NOTIFICATIONS AND SUBMISSIONS

25 CFR Part 571 - MONITORING AND INVESTIGATIONS

25 CFR Part 573 - COMPLIANCE AND ENFORCEMENT

25 CFR Part 574 - [Reserved]

25 CFR Part 580 - RULES OF GENERAL APPLICATION IN APPEAL PROCEEDINGS BEFORE THE COMMISSION

25 CFR Part 581 - MOTIONS IN APPEAL PROCEEDINGS BEFORE THE COMMISSION

25 CFR Part 582 - APPEALS OF DISAPPROVALS OF GAMING ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS, OR AMENDMENTS

25 CFR Part 583 - APPEALS FROM APPROVALS OR DISAPPROVALS OF MANAGEMENTCONTRACTS OR AMENDMENTS TO MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

25 CFR Part 584 - APPEALS BEFORE A PRESIDING OFFICIAL OF NOTICES OF VIOLATION, PROPOSED CIVIL FINE ASSESSMENTS, ORDERS OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE, THE CHAIR'S...OF SELF-REGULATION, AND NOTICES OF LATE FEES AND LATE FEE ASSESSMENTS

25 CFR Part 585 - APPEALS TO THE COMMISSION ON WRITTEN SUBMISSIONS OF NOTICES OF VIOLATION, PROPOSED CIVIL FINE ASSESSMENTS, ORDERS OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE,...OF SELF-REGULATION, AND NOTICES OF LATE FEES AND LATE FEE ASSESSMENTS

25 CFR Part 5757

 

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