Amendments proposed to the Gambling Bill - continued House of Commons

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Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

269

Clause     61,     page     25,     line     27,     after 'D', insert 'subject to the provisions of section 220'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

212

Clause     61,     page     25,     line     31,     after 'licence', insert 'which can cover more than one gambling activity'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

213

Clause     61,     page     25,     line     38,     at end add—

    '(6)   "use" in this section shall be given its normal and natural meaning'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

228A

Clause     64,     page     26,     line     20,     at end insert 'provided that an operator who carries on more than one type of gambling activity shall disclose such additional activities on the application for an operating licence whether or not such application is in respect of a single activity or more than one activity'.


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

214

Clause     65,     page     27,     line     31,     after 'activity', insert 'according to criteria set forth in a statement to be issued by the Secretary of State in relation to the criteria for prescribing different conditions to different classes of activity, but procuring that such regulations shall not unfairly discriminate between operators of such different classes of activity or consumers of such activities'.


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

215

Clause     66,     page     27,     line     35,     leave out 'have regard to' and insert 'follow'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

216

Clause     66,     page     27,     line     37,     at end insert 'provided that such opinion shall be reasonable and formed after considering only information which is directly relevant to the granting of the application,'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

217

Clause     66,     page     27,     line     38,     leave out from 'shall' to 'and' in line 4 and insert 'ensure that gaming machines granted in respect of the licensed activities are in accordance with regulations made by the Secretary of State,'.

   

Miss Julie Kirkbride

347

Clause     66,     page     27,     line     42,     at end insert 'and

      (e) shall only issue an operating licence for a casino following an affirmative vote in a local referendum.'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

218

Clause     66,     page     28,     line     9,     at end insert 'provided that such other circumstances are relevant to the proposed licensed activity'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

219

Clause     66,     page     28,     line     26,     leave out subsection (5).

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

220

Clause     66,     page     28,     line     35,     leave out subsection (7).


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

221

Clause     69,     page     29,     line     24,     at end insert 'relevant to the licensed activity'.

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

222

Clause     69,     page     29,     line     36,     after 'applications', insert 'which may not be delegated to local authorities,'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

229A

Clause     71,     page     30,     line     22,     at end insert 'provided that such conditions may not unfairly or unreasonably grant another class a competitive advantage'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

230A

Clause     72,     page     30,     line     38,     leave out 'in the Commission's opinion'.

   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

300

Clause     72,     page     31,     line     1,     leave out 'such of'.

   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

231A

Clause     72,     page     31,     line     1,     leave out 'as the Commission thinks appropriate (if any)'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

232A

Clause     73,     page     31,     line     29,     at end add ', provided that the principles for attaching such condition shall be set out in the statement referred to in section 22.'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

233A

Clause     74,     page     31,     line     32,     at end insert 'provided that such a condition may not unfairly or unreasonably discriminate between different types of gambling activities'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

234A

Clause     75,     page     32,     line     32,     at end add—

      '(10) No condition referred to in this section may have the effect of reasonably or unfairly granting an unfair advantage to the operators or consumers of a particular gambling activity or to an operator of one gambling activity compared with another operator of the same activity.

      (11) The power to attach such conditions shall be the subject of a statement made by the Secretary of State after due consultation with those referred to in section 22(5) (b) to (f).'.


   

Mr Richard Caborn

281

Clause     76,     page     33,     line     20,     leave out 'which carries (whether solely or otherwise)' and insert 'the occupier of which is required, by the terms of his appointment, to take or share'.

   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

235A

Clause     76,     page     33,     line     45,     at end add—

    '(10)   For the avoidance of doubt the provisions of this section shall be interpreted to be consistent with the provisions of Part 6 of this Act.'.


   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

196

Clause     77,     page     34,     line     15,     leave out subsection (3).


   

Mr Richard Caborn

236

Clause     79,     page     35,     line     11,     after 'facilities', insert 'for gambling'.

   

Mr Richard Caborn

282

Clause     79,     page     35,     line     15,     after 'to', insert—

      '(a) '.

   

Mr Richard Caborn

283

Clause     79,     page     35,     line     15,     at end insert ', or

      (b) participation in equal chance gaming at a licensed family entertainment centre.'.

   

Mr Don Foster
Bob Russell

195

Clause     79,     page     35,     line     18,     leave out from 'law' to end of line 25.

   

Mr Richard Caborn

284

Clause     79,     page     35,     line     29,     leave out 'gaming' and insert 'gambling'.


   

Mr Richard Caborn

285

Clause     80,     page     35,     line     33,     after '74)', insert—

      '(i) requiring that the licensed activities be carried on at a specified place or class of place,

      (ii) preventing the licensed activities from being carried on at a specified place or class of place, or

      (iii) '.

   

Mr Richard Caborn

286

Clause     80,     page     35,     line     39,     at end insert—

    '(2)   An operating licence of any kind may authorise activities carried on in more than one place.'.


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

299

Clause     81,     page     36,     line     3,     at end insert 'save that no such provision may limit the numbers of machines or the player positions on machines—

    (i)   designed or adapted for the playing of bingo, and

    (ii)   used in accordance with a condition attached to a bingo operating licence under section 73 by virtue of section 81(2)(b)'.


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

135

Clause     82,     page     36,     line     12,     at beginning insert 'Subject to section 85(4),'.


   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

329

Clause     83,     page     36,     line     20,     at beginning insert 'Subject to section 85(4),'.

   

Clive Efford

309

Page     36,     line     23,     leave out Clause 83.


   

Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr Malcolm Moss

43

Clause     84,     page     36,     line     29,     leave out 'condition that' and insert 'conditions that—

      (a)'. 

   

Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr Malcolm Moss

44

Clause     84,     page     36,     line     31,     at end insert ', and

      (b) there must be no link between—

      (i) any remote communication used for the provision of remote gambling, and

      (ii) the remote provision of pornography or any other unsolicited services such as "pop-ups".'.


   

Mr Richard Caborn

287

Clause     85,     page     37,     line     22,     leave out subsection (1).

   

Mr Malcolm Moss
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr John Whittingdale

301

Clause     85,     page     37,     line     30,     at end add—

    '(4)   A casino operating licence shall be subject to a condition that a person may not participate in any casino game or other game of chance or gaming machine made available at any casino operated by the licence holder unless that person is a member of that casino.

    (5)   A person may only be admitted to membership of a casino by a licence holder if he—

      (a) has applied in writing to join the casino; and

      (b) has provided satisfactory evidence of his identity and age.

    (6)   For the purposes of subsection (5), satisfactory evidence of identity is evidence which is reasonably capable of establishing (and does establish to the satisfaction of the licence holder) that the applicant is the person he claims to be and is aged 18 or over.'.



 
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