gaming machine means an electronic or electromechanical machine that allows a player to play games of chance, some of which may be affected by skill, which contains a microprocessor with Random Number Generator capability for outcome selection or computer terminal that accesses an outcome that is subsequently and randomly selected in drawings that are electronically conducted by central computer or other such methods of chance selection, whether mechanical or electronic. The machine is activated by the insertion of cash or Cash Equivalents and which awards cash, Cash Equivalents, merchandise, or a written statement of the player's accumulated credits, which written statements may be redeemable for cash.
More Definitions of gaming machine
gaming machine or any derivative thereof means a Covered Game that is a mechanical, electromechanical or an electronic contrivance or machine that uses a random number generator for outcome that, upon insertion of a coin, token or similar object, or upon payment of any consideration in any manner, is available to play or operate a game of chance in which the outcome depends to a material degree on an element of chance, notwithstanding that some skill may be a factor, whether the payoff is made automatically from the Gaming Machine or in any other manner. For purposes of this Compact, Gaming Machine shall not include any machine used to conduct class II gaming, as defined by IGRA.
gaming machine means a mechanical, electromechanical or electronic contrivance or machine that, upon insertion of a coin, token or similar object, or upon payment of any consideration, is available to play or operate a game, whether the payoff is made automatically from the machine or in any other manner;
gaming machine means an electro-mechanical or other device which, on insertion of a coin, bank note, electronic credit, token or similar object or on payment of any other consideration, is available to be played or operated and the playing or operation of which, by reason of the skill of the player or operator or through an element of chance or both, may deliver, or entitle the person playing or operating the machine, or any other person, to receive, cash, cheques, credit, electronic credits, debits, tokens, tickets or prizes, and includes a machine –
gaming machine means any electronic, electrical or mechanical contrivance or machine that is constructed or adapted for use in a game of chance, where the game is played or commenced by the insertion in a slot or other aperture of money or money’s worth in the form of cash or tokens, or by payment of money or money’s worth by any other means and includes any contrivance or machine used for the purpose of a game of chance where the game is played partly by means of the contrivance or machine and partly by any other means, but only if the element of chance in the game is provided by means of the contrivance or machine.