Gambling Act 2005

(asked on 5th March 2020) - View Source

Question to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport:

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Baroness Barran on 5 March that they will review the Gambling Act 2005 with "great urgency", when the (1) terms of reference, (2) call for evidence, and (3) deadlines, of that review will be announced.


Answered by
Baroness Barran Portrait
Baroness Barran
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education)
This question was answered on 18th March 2020

The government has committed to review the Gambling Act 2005 to make sure it is fit for the digital age. We will announce further details in due course.

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