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CURRENT COMPACTS

In total, the State of California has signed and ratified Tribal State Gaming Compacts with 70 tribes. The National Indian Gaming Commission is required to license casino facilities and currently has licensed 69 in California. The licenses include satellite slot arcades in gas stations and bowling alleys on tribal lands as well as class II operations which do not require a Tribal State Compact.
1998 March: Pala Compact - Not in Effect
This compact was also approved in 2000 as Prop 29. However, Prop 1A achieved a greater number of votes and is the compact in effect.
1999 Generic Tribal State Compact - Prop 1A
Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians of the Agua Caliente Indian Reservation
Original Compact 1999, Amended Compact August 8, 2006 New Amended Compact August 4, 2016
Alturas Indian Rancheria
Original Compact Oct. 8,1999
Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians
Original Compact March 15, 2000
Barona Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians of the Barona Reservation
Original Compact October 8, 1999, new compact June 2016
Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999
Berry Creek Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California
Original September 10, 1999
Big Sandy Rancheria of Mono Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Big Valley Band of Pomo Indians of the Big Valley Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Blue Lake Rancheria
Original Oct. 8, 1999
Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California
June 23, 2016 New Tribal State Compact Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended 8-23-2004, ratified and approved by the Secretary of the Interior. The 2004 Compact was litigated and federal court has ruled in favor of the Tribe. The question before the court asked if the Tribe had legal land status that mets the threshold of IGRA
Cabazon Band of Mission Indians
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Cachil DeHe Band of Wintun Indians of the Colusa Indian Community of the Colusa Rancheria
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999
Cahto Indian Tribe of the Laytonville Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Cahuilla Band of Mission Indians of the Cahuilla Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Campo Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Campo Indian Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Chemehuevi Indian Tribe of the Chemehuevi Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999
Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians of California
Original Compact August 23, 2004 - Amended Compact July27, 2012
Dry Creek Rancheria of Pomo Indians of California
Orginal Compact Sept. 10. 1999
Elem Indian Colony of Pomo Indians of the Sulphur Band Rancheria
Original Compact October 8, 1999
Elk Valley Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Enterprise Rancheria
Off Reservation Compact, yet to be ratified by the State Legislature and approved by the Secretary of the Interior August 31,2012 Enterprise has succeeded in a Bad Faith Law Suit against the State and has received Secretarial Procedures authorizing Class III gaming. Secretarial Procedures are in related items below.
Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Federated Indians of the Graton Rancheria
Origianl Compact March 27, 2012
FORT INDEPENDENCE INDIAN COMMUNITY OF PAIUTE INDIANS
First Compact 2013
Fort Mojave Indian Tribe of Arizona, California/Nevada
Original Compact August 23, 2004
Habermatolel Pomo of Upper Lake
Original Compact June 13, 2011
Hoopa Valley Tribe
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Hopland Band of Pomo Indians of the Hopland Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel
Original Compact Sept. 8, 2003
Jackson Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999. New Compact negotiated and signed Feb. 1, 2015 - Amendment June 2016
Jamul Indian Village of California
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999 New Compact August 4, 2016
La Jolla Band of Luiseno Indians
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
La Posta Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the La Posta Indian Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 9, 2003
Manchester Band of Pomo Indians of the Manchester-Point Arena Rancheria
Original Compact October 8, 1999
Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Manzanita Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Middletown Rancheria of Pomo Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Mooretown Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Morongo Band of Mission Indians
Original Compact Oct. 12, 1999, Amended Compact Aug. 29, 2006. An additional MOA was negotiated and approved under Assembly Bill 1738, Chapter 42, Statutes of 2007. Compacts and MOA were placed on referendum. Both the Compact and MOA were approved through Proposition 94 by voters Feb. 5, 2008.
North Fork Compact
Off Reservation compact issued August 31, 2012, ratified by the State Legislature, deemed approved by the Secretary of the Interior and published in the federal register. Compact was overturned by referendum Nov. 2014 thus the state statue of ratification is not operational or in effect. The Tribe has successfully sued the Governor for Bad Faith negotiations and has achieved Secretarial Procedures. Secretarial Procedures below.
Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Bishop Community of the Bishop Colony
Original Compact Dec. 9, 1999
Pala Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of the Pala Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended Compact June 21, 2004.
Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of the Pauma & Yuima Reservation
Original Compact May 1, 2000, Amended June 21, 2004
Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of the Pechanga Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended August 28, 2006, New Tribal State Compact August 4, 2016
Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Pinoleville Pomo Nation
Original Compact August 8, 2011
Pit River Tribe: XL Ranch, Big Bend, Likely, Lookout, Montgomery Creek and Roaring Creek Rancherias
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999
Quechan Tribe of the fort Yuma Indian Reservation
Original Compact 1999, Amended June 28, 2006
Ramona Band of Cahuilla Indians
Original Compact 2013
Redding Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Resighini Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of the rincon Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999 In litigation with the State of California for Bad Faith negotiations. Rincon v. Schmwarzenegger, ruled in favor of Rincon.
Robinson Rancheria of Pomo Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended August 28, 2006
San Pasqual Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Santa Rosa Indian Community of the Santa Rosa Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians of the Santa Ynez Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Sherwood Valley Rancheria of Pomo Indians of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, Shingle Springs Rancheria (Verona Tract)
Original Compact October 8, 1999, Amended Compact June 30, 2008 still in force. The 2008 compact amended Nov. 2012 - Ratified May 2013 Published in Federal Register
Smith River Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians
Original Compact Sept. 9, 1999
Susanville Indian Rancheria
Original Compact Oct. 8, 1999
Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, new compact negotiated Sept. 2015.
Table Mountain Rancheria of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999
Torres-Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians
Original Compact August 12, 2003
Tule River Indian Tribe of the Tule River Reservation
Original Compact March 17, 2000
Tuolumne Band of me-Wuk Indians of the Tuolumne Rancheria of California
Origianl Compact October 10, 1999
Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians of California
Original Compact October 8, 1999
United Auburn Indian Community of the Auburn Rancheria of California
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended Compact August 2015.
Viejas(Baron Long) Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians of the Viejas Reservation
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended Compact June 21, 2004, Amended June 2016
Wilton Compact
July 19, 2017: Wilton Compact Signed by Governor Brown Ratification hearing to occur in the Fall Session
WiyotCompact.pdf
Negotiated March 22, 2013 -- not ratified
Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of the Rumsey Rancheria
Original Compact Sept. 10, 1999, Amended Compact June 21, 2004 New Compact August 4, 2016
Yurok Tribe of the Yurok Reservation
Original Compact August 30, 2006 New Amendment August 4, 2016