Hon Trevor Mallard, in Committee, to move the following amendment:
New clause 20
After clause 19 (after line 14 on page 8), insert:
20 New section 3A inserted (Vision)
After section 3, insert:
New Zealand will aim to reduce the number of gaming machines to 10,000 by 1 January 2025.”
This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Gambling (Gambling Harm Reduction) Amendment Bill, which as currently drafted does not provide any vision for the reduction of numbers of gaming machines.
This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Bill to provide for a vision to reduce the numbers of gaming machines to 10,000 by 1 January 2025.