Gambling Amendment Act (No 2) 2015

Reprint as at 3 October 2016

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Gambling Amendment Act (No 2) 2015

Public Act
 
2015 No 90
Date of assent
 
20 October 2015
Commencement
 
see section 2
Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Principal Act
4Section 4 amended (Interpretation)
5New section 5A inserted (Meaning of net proceeds)
5AMeaning of net proceeds
6New section 8AA inserted (Transitional, savings, and related provisions)
8AATransitional, savings, and related provisions
7Section 30 amended (Meaning of class 4 gambling)
8Section 33 amended (Status of New Zealand Racing Board and racing clubs)
9Section 46 amended (Appeal to Gambling Commission regarding class 3 operator’s licence)
10Section 47 amended (Consequences of appeal regarding class 3 operator’s licence)
11Section 52 amended (Grounds for granting class 4 operator’s licence)
12Section 53 amended (Content and conditions of class 4 operator’s licence)
13Section 61 amended (Appeal to Gambling Commission regarding class 4 operator’s licence)
14Section 62 amended (Consequences of appeal regarding class 4 operator’s licence)
15Section 68 amended (Determining suitability for class 4 venue licence)
16Section 69 amended (Form and content of class 4 venue agreement)
17Section 70 amended (Content and conditions of class 4 venue licence)
18Section 77 amended (Appeal to Gambling Commission regarding class 4 venue licence)
19Section 78 amended (Consequences of appeal regarding class 4 venue licence)
20Section 104 amended (Gaming machine profits must be banked)
21Section 108 amended (Contents of annual report)
22Section 110 amended (Publication requirements for corporate societies)
23Section 114 amended (Regulations regarding application or distribution of net proceeds from class 4 gambling)
24Section 115 amended (Payment of commission prohibited)
25Section 116 replaced (Secretary may limit or exclude costs of corporate society)
116Secretary may limit or exclude operating costs of corporate society
26Section 117 amended (Secretary may investigate and audit licensees, grant recipients, and businesses at class 4 venues)
27Section 118 amended (Certain persons must not seek, receive, or offer benefits with conditions attached)
28New section 235A inserted (No review of Secretary’s decisions concerning class 3 or class 4 gambling until right of appeal exercised)
235ANo review of Secretary’s decisions concerning class 3 or class 4 gambling until right of appeal exercised
29Section 355 amended (Proceedings for offences)
30Section 371 amended (Other regulations)
31New Schedule 1AA inserted
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: