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58 Pa. Code § 603a.1. Definitions.

§ 603a.1. Definitions.

 The following words and terms, when used in this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

   Chip runner—An employee of a certificate holder whose job duties include transporting cash to the Poker room cage or the Poker cashier window at the main cage for dealers or patrons of the Poker room to be exchanged for value chips.

   Edge—The surface of a gaming chip across which its thickness can be measured in a perpendicular line from one face to the other.

   Edge spot—An identifying characteristic used on the edge of each value chip issued by a certificate holder.

   Face—Each of the two surfaces of a gaming chip across which the diameter of the gaming chip can be measured.

   Impress—The Roulette chips, which are used for gaming, that remain at each Roulette table.

   Impressment—An inventory conducted on each impress.

   Match Play Coupon—A noncash equivalent with a stated value imprinted thereon that when presented at a gaming table with gaming chips equal to or greater than the value of the coupon shall be included in the amount of the patron’s wager.

   Primary color—The predominant color used on a gaming chip.

   RFID chip—A value or Roulette chip which contains a radio-frequency identification tag which can be used to determine the authenticity of the chip.

   Secondary color—Any color on the face or edge of the gaming chip that is used as a contrast to the gaming chip’s primary color.


   The provisions of this §  603a.2 amended 4 Pa.C.S. § §  1202(b)(30), 1207(3) and (9) and 13A02(1), (2) and (4).


   The provisions of this §  603a.2 amended January 31, 2014, effective February 1, 2014, 44 Pa.B. 599. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (362291) to (362292).

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