Games and Amusements Board
|Chairman:||Eric R. Buhain|
Games and Amusements Board is the one encharged in implementing rules and regulations governing the conduct of all professional sports and games locally and the activities of professional athletes, game officials and officiating sports personnel. The law enforcer. They are also encharged in issuing and granting liscence to professional sports practitioners and monitor their performance and activities to obviate any infraction of the terms and conditions of such liscence after compliance with all requirements.
GAB also issues permits for the holding of professional sports contests and competitions and regulate and supervises the actual conduct . This Board formulates, adopts and promulgates rules, regulations, guidelines and policies governing sports . And other duties and responsibilities of GAB are Quasi-Judicial Adjudication, means they may initiate, undertake,hear and decide any investigation for any violations and regulations concerning sports. Examination of books and accounts of any professional sports leagues and associations to protect and safeguard the interest of the government and the general public.
Others concern of the said institutions are betting supervision, they oversees the betting aspect of horseracing and etc. , Supervision of International cockfight derbies,and anti-illegal gambling operations.
Commissioner Alex A. Paglumotan is Games and Amusements Board's Commissioner.
- "Games and Amusements Board" (accessed on July 19,2007).