68 Ind. Admin. Code 10-2-2

Current through November 29, 2023
Section 68 IAC 10-2-2 - Submission of rules of game

Authority: IC 4-33-4-1; IC 4-33-4-2; IC 4-33-4-3

Affected: IC 4-33

Sec. 2.

(a) In accordance with 68 IAC 10-1, the riverboat licensee or riverboat license applicant shall submit rules of the game covering blackjack if the riverboat licensee will offer the game of blackjack.
(b) The rules of the game for blackjack shall include, but are not limited to, the following:
(1) The options that will be offered by the riverboat licensee, including, but not limited to, the following options:
(A) Doubling down.
(B) Insurance wager.
(C) Even money wager.
(D) Splitting pairs.
(E) Surrender.
(F) Any variation of blackjack not covered by this rule that the riverboat licensee would like to offer, and the rules by which the variation of blackjack will be conducted.
(G) Any other option the riverboat licensee or riverboat license applicant would like to utilize.
(2) Whether the riverboat licensee will utilize an automatic shuffling machine that has been approved as associated equipment in accordance with 68 IAC 2-7.
(3) Whether the riverboat licensee will utilize a shoe or the cards will be dealt by hand, or both.
(4) Whether the riverboat licensee will allow patrons to touch the cards.
(5) The clearly visible hand signals that a player must utilize to indicate the player wants to receive an additional card or wants to stand.
(6) The number of blackjack tables that will be on the riverboat.
(7) The minimum and maximum wagers that will be allowed.
(8) The procedures that will be utilized by the riverboat licensee to raise the house limit for individual patrons.
(9) The location of the blackjack tables on the riverboat.
(10) The number of decks of cards that will be utilized during a round of play.
(11) The manner in which the riverboat licensee will handle any irregularities not covered in section 18 of this rule.
(12) Any additional rules of the game the riverboat licensee wants to impose that are in compliance with this article.
(13) Any other information deemed necessary by the executive director, the commission, or the riverboat licensee to ensure compliance with the Act and this title and to ensure the integrity of the game.

68 IAC 10-2-2

Indiana Gaming Commission; 68 IAC 10-2-2; filed Apr 19, 1996, 3:00 p.m.: 19 IR 2258; readopted filed Nov 25, 2002, 10:11 a.m.: 26 IR 1261; readopted filed Nov 14, 2008, 12:51 p.m.: 20081210-IR-068080730RFA
Readopted filed 11/24/2014, 10:49 a.m.: 20141224-IR-068140402RFA
Readopted filed 11/24/2020, 2:41 p.m.: 20201223-IR-068200446RFA