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Both casinos have installed more hand sanitizers and increased their disinfection efforts.
Uncertainty over just how much demand there is for more casino gambling in the region was cited as a factor in the decision.
Mohegan Sun paid the state's general fund $10 million and Foxwoods paid $8.3 million in January.
MGM Resorts vowed to "pursue all legal options" to gain a place in Connecticut's gaming industry.
The Connecticut casinos do not report their table-games revenue and do not share those earnings with the state.
Last month, Mohegan Sun paid the state $11.4 million and Foxwoods paid $9.5 million.
MGM admits that its hopes to siphon loyal Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun gamblers across the border were overly optimistic.
As slots revenue declines, efforts by the tribes to expand across the state face obstacles.
Mohegan Sun is the 11th largest employer in the state, the report said, with Foxwoods 12th.
But a spokesman for Gov. Ned Lamont said the proposed bill "falls short of what the governor wants for Bridgeport."
The Schaghticokes are making a final attempt at gaining federal recognition, which if granted could ultimately lead to a casino in Fairfield County.
The tribes operating Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods remain adamant that they will not participate in the proposed open bidding process, and that the cancellation of their compact with the state will cost Connecticut billions of dollars in lost revenue.
An effort by Indian tribes to collaborate on a new casino on nontribal land in East Windsor received another setback this weekend.
“We believe our proposed world-class entertainment complex in Bridgeport is the best option for creating new jobs and revenue, and we will vigorously advocate for our legal rights,” said MGM Resorts International.