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GAMING MACHINE (APPROPRIATE PREMISES) AMENDMENT BILL 2003
THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY
FOR THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL
(Ms Kerrie Tucker)
(Appropriate Premises) Amendment Bill 2003
A Bill for
An Act to amend the Gaming Machine Act 1987
The Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory enacts as
1 Name of Act
This Act is the Gaming Machine (Appropriate Premises) Amendment Act
This Act commences on the day after its notification day.
Note The naming and commencement provisions automatically commence
on the notification day (see Legislation Act, s 75 (1)).
3 Act amended
This Act amends the Gaming Machine Act 1987.
4 Issue or refusal of
subject to section 15A
subject to sections 15A and 20
5 Section 20
20 Other conditions for issue of
(1) The commission must not issue a licence in relation to premises if the
installation and use of gaming machines on the premises are likely to adversely
(a) the nature or character of the premises; or
(b) the general use of the premises or enjoyment of people using the
(2) The commission must not issue a licence in relation to premises to
which a general licence or an on licence applies unless—
(a) the premises have, for a continuous period of at least 1 year
immediately before the application for the gaming machine licence is made, been
the subject of a general licence or an on licence; and
(b) for premises to which an on licence applies—the premises are
primarily used by people for the consumption of liquor.
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