About Us

The Tribal Gaming Commission is a 24 hour, 7 day a week operation dedicated to regulating all areas of the Tachi Palace Casino Resort per the Tribal Gaming Ordinance.

The function of the commission is regulatory, not managerial, in nature. The Gaming Commission is charged with all federal regulatory requirements under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) enforced by the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC). In order to comply with all federal regulations the commission is authorized to conduct audits and investigations within gaming operations, review and approve operational procedures and internal controls standards, and if necessary, take enforcement on behalf of the Tribal Nation. The Commission also serves as the licensing authority for all Santa Rosa Rancheria gaming employees as well as vendors conducting business with the casinos. Some of the responsibilities the Commission carries are as follows:

♠ Establishing and adopting rules and standards for the operation of gaming activity
♣ Administering an effective program for background investigations as a part of the licensing process
♥ Monitoring compliance with the internal control standards for the gaming operation
♦ Gaming revenue tracking

Our organization strives to establish an outstanding reputation in:
· Teamwork
· Professionalism
· And Dedication to our Employees

The Commission is made up of Tribal Commissioners appointed by the Tribal Council to oversee the Administrative support staff, Backgrounds Department, Surveillance Department, the Internal Audit Department and the Compliance Department whose job it is to "Protect the Tribal assets" by any means within its powers.



The governing body of the agency.


Verifies that the regulations and laws are being enforced.


Performs the neccessary investigations of all employees and vendors.


Provide 24 hour close observation of the premises.

Information Technologies

Ensures 24 hour operation of the technologies needed to perform day to day operations


Conducts in-depth investigations into casino operations. Facilitates Criminal Investigations.

Our Commisioners

Larry Sisco Chairman
Rose-Marie Baga Commissioner
David Miller Commissioner



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