Mr Hilton Dawson

Former Labour MP for Lancaster and Wyre

Gambling Regulation

There have been votes in Parliament on a number of aspects of the regulation of gambling. Specific votes have been on the powers of local councils to use planning laws to control the numbers, and locations, of betting shops as well as regulations limiting stakes, and prizes, for gambling machines, and the laws governing the operation of casinos.

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Mr Hilton Dawson consistently voted against greater regulation of gambling

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Major votes

  • On 24 Jan 2005: Mr Hilton Dawson was absent for a vote on Gambling Bill — Casino conditions Show vote
  • On 24 Jan 2005: Mr Hilton Dawson voted yes on Gambling Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Nov 2004: Mr Hilton Dawson voted no on Gambling Bill — reasoned amendment on 2nd reading Show vote
  • On 1 Nov 2004: Mr Hilton Dawson voted yes on Gambling Bill — 2nd reading Show vote

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