(1) The rake may be a percentage of the pot or a set fee established by the house and must be clearly posted. The rake must remain in a designated area until the pot is awarded. The chip tray cannot be used as a designated rake area. After the pot is awarded, the rake may then be placed in the chip tray, a segregated area, or drop box near the dealer.
(2) A percentage rake must be pulled from the pot in an obvious manner following the completion of each betting round.
(3) A percentage rake must be calculated based on the amount bet in each round and placed in a designated rake area which is clearly visible to all players.
(4) A card dealer who has no interest in the operator's license or card room contractor's license may not recieve a share of a rake.
History: Sec. 23-5-115 MCA; IMP, Sec. 23-5-311 MCA; EMERG, NEW, 1990 MAR p. 286, Eff. 2/9/90; AMD, 2007 MAR p. 848, Eff. 6/22/07.