177 Books must be kept in casino venue

(1)

All books, records, and documents relating to the operation of a casino must be kept by the holder of the casino operator’s licence in the casino venue.

(2)

The Secretary may, on application by the holder of a casino operator’s licence,—

(a)

exempt the licence holder from compliance with subsection (1) in respect of specified books, records, or documents; or

(b)

permit the licence holder to temporarily remove books, records, or documents from the casino venue.

(3)

All books, records, and documents referred to in subsection (1) must be retained by the holder of the licence for 7 years after the completion of the last transaction to which they relate.

(4)

The Secretary may, on application by the holder of the casino operator’s licence, approve—

(a)

the retention of books, records, and documents in an alternative form or manner; or

(b)

the earlier destruction of any of the books, records, or documents not considered to be essential.

(5)

Subsection (4) and any other enactment or rule of law relating to the retention or destruction of books, records, and documents override subsection (3).

Compare: 1990 No 62 s 72