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.
Dawn Butler consistently voted against greater regulation of gambling
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On 14 Jun 2005:
Dawn Butler voted no on National Lottery Bill (Reasoned amendment on second reading)
On 19 Jan 2006:
Dawn Butler voted yes on National Lottery Bill — Clause 14 — Functions
On 28 Mar 2007:
Dawn Butler voted yes on Gambling (Geographical Distribution of Casino Premises Licences) Order 2007 — 28 Mar 2007 — Division No. 88
On 28 Apr 2008:
Dawn Butler was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Clause 21 — Amusement Machine licence duty
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