04-0046R

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE EXEMPTION OF A RAFFLE LICENSE OF ST. LOUIS AND CARLTON COUNTY CHAPTER OF PHEASANTS FOREVER.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

WHEREAS, the St. Louis and Carlton County Chapter of Pheasants Forever has applied to the Minnesota gambling control board for a lawful gambling exemption (raffle); and

WHEREAS, the Duluth City Council has received a copy of said exemption application to the Minnesota gambling control board and has 60 days in which to present a resolution to said Minnesota gambling control board objecting to the exemption application; and

WHEREAS, the city council approves of the exemption application and wishes to waive the 60 day waiting period.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby approves of the Minnesota gambling control board issuing a lawful gambling exemption to the St. Louis and Carlton County Chapter of Pheasants Forever and does hereby waive the 60 day waiting period which it has to object to the issuance of said exemption.

RESOLVED FURTHER, that the city clerk is hereby authorized and directed to send a copy of this resolution to the Minnesota gambling control board immediately after its passage.