Supplementary Order Paper No 291

No 291

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Gambling (Gambling Harm Reduction) Amendment Bill


Proposed amendment

Hon Trevor Mallard, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 13

In clause 13, new section 97A(2)(b) (line 8 on page 6), replace is the same as the maximum number of with shall be no more than 75% of the maximum number of.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Gambling (Gambling Harm Reduction) Amendment Bill to provide that, if a class 4 venue licence is to be transferred, the maximum number of gaming machines permitted to operate at the new venue at the time when the new class 4 venue licence takes effect shall be no more than 75% of the maximum number of gaming machines permitted to operate at the old venue immediately before the licence relating to the old venue is cancelled.