86 Holder of class 4 operator’s licence must connect to electronic monitoring system

(1)

The holder of a class 4 operator’s licence must connect the following gambling equipment to an electronic monitoring system specified by the Secretary in a notice to the holder:

(a)

all gaming machines under the holder’s control; and

(b)

any other gambling equipment, or classes of gambling equipment, specified by the Secretary by notice in the Gazette.

(2)

The holder of a class 4 operator’s licence—

(a)

must bear the cost of replacing or upgrading gambling equipment in order to enable the connection of gaming machines to an electronic monitoring system; and

(b)

may be required by the Secretary to bear the cost of equipping or upgrading a class 4 venue for which it holds a licence in order to enable the connection of gaming machines to an electronic monitoring system.

(3)

The holder of a class 4 operator’s licence must comply with subsection (1) by the date or dates notified to that holder by the Secretary, and the Secretary may notify particular dates that apply—

(a)

to particular corporate societies or classes of corporate society:

(b)

to particular class 4 venues or classes of class 4 venues.

(4)

[Repealed]

(5)

The holder of a class 4 operator’s licence must not operate gaming machines after the date or dates notified to the holder by the Secretary unless the machines are connected to an electronic monitoring system specified by the Secretary.

(6)

A notice under subsection (1)(b) is a disallowable instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Section 86(1): replaced, on 3 March 2015, by section 50(1) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 86(3)(a): replaced, on 3 March 2015, by section 50(2) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 86(4): repealed, on 3 March 2015, by section 50(3) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).

Section 86(6): inserted, on 3 March 2015, by section 50(4) of the Gambling Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 3).