Results 21–40 of 6119 for gambling

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Gambling: Excise Duties (20 Nov 2017)

Ian Lucas: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what income the Exchequer has received from duty on (a) online gambling and (b) betting shop income in each of the last five years.

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions (16 Nov 2017)

Mary Glindon: With more than 430,000 people having a serious gambling addiction and a further 2 million people possibly developing one, can the Minister say exactly what the Government are doing to tackle this serious problem?

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gaming Machines (16 Nov 2017)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment she has made of the wider economic effect, other than on gambling industry revenue and player utility, of reducing B2 machine stakes; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Internet (16 Nov 2017)

Lord Greaves: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the practice of certain online gambling providers contacting infrequent users via email in order to advise them to return to the service or risk having their accounts frozen and winnings removed; and what assessment they have made of the likely effect of that practice on gambling addiction.

Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) (13 Nov 2017)

Lord Ashton of Hyde: ...BBFC is in discussion with the Information Commissioner’s Office to ensure that best practice is observed. Age verification controls are already in place in other areas of internet content access; for example, licensed gambling sites are required to have them in place. They are also in place for UK-based video-on-demand services. The BBFC will be able to learn from how these operate,...

Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (3rd Day) (13 Nov 2017)

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara: ..., Lord Clement-Jones, said, for doing so in such a comprehensive way. It is in the context of the much wider range of issues that the noble Lord, Lord Moynihan, has been pursuing regarding how sport, gambling and fairness are issues that all need to be taken together. We have been supporting him on those issues, which need legislation behind them. Noble Lords may not be aware that we have...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling (9 Nov 2017)

Lord Porter of Spalding: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the prevalence of problem gambling among vulnerable groups, including (1) those with mental health issues, (2) those with substance abuse addictions, and (3) the homeless.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Gambling: Excise Duties (8 Nov 2017)

John Whittingdale: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will list the revenue raised in each of the last four years from machine games duty on (a) Type 1, (b) Type 2 and (c) Type 3 machines; and if he will list the revenue raised in each of the last four years from remote gaming duty.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Internet: Betting Shops (7 Nov 2017)

Tracey Crouch: The Gambling Commission, as the statutory regulator for gambling offered to consumers in Great Britain, collects industry statistics from operators’ regulatory returns. These statistics are published on the Commission’s website twice each year: http://www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk/news-action-and-statist ics/Statistics-and-research/Statistics/Industry-statistics.a spx Since...

Scrutiny of Secondary Legislation - Motion to Regret (6 Nov 2017)

Lord Tunnicliffe: ...as the role of secondary legislation emerges in much of the legislation we are anticipating. I thank the Minister, in particular for his response on the more detailed areas. I notice that the report on gambling came out on 26 October, and I hope he was implying in his remarks that this area would be kept under review; I think he said that directly. We hope that there will be another...

Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day) (6 Nov 2017)

Lord Ashton of Hyde: I am happy to confirm those two points. On extraterritoriality, I agree with the noble Baroness that it is difficult to control. Commercial sites are easier—an example of which is gambling. We can control the payments, so if they are commercial and you cannot pay people, they may well lose their attractiveness. Of course, the only way to solve this is through international agreement,...

Representation of the People (Young People’S Enfranchisement and Education) Bill (3 Nov 2017)

Wes Streeting: ...I want to nail the fallacy that young people aged 16 and 17 do not have the maturity to vote. We have already heard about the things that 16 and 17-year-olds can do, but we have heard voting compared with gambling, drugs and alcohol. Now, I know that it is customary for Government Members to gamble with the country’s future when they put their Bills forward. In fact, people...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Children (2 Nov 2017)

Lord Beecham: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to make it unlawful for gaming operators to permit people under 18 to gamble online or in gambling premises.

Review of Gaming Machines - Statement (31 Oct 2017)

Lord Griffiths of Burry Port: My Lords, while I am grateful to the Minister for repeating that Statement, I confess it leaves me perplexed. The recent review and other sources have yielded facts enough: 430,000 gamblers with an addiction, up by a third in three years; a further 2 million problem gamblers at risk of developing an addiction; £1.8 billion lost on these machines each year, an increase of 79% in the last...

Gaming Machines and Social Responsibility (31 Oct 2017)

Tracey Crouch: I am pleased to inform the House that this morning I published a consultation on proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures across the gambling industry. The consultation will run for 12 weeks, during which the general public, industry and all other interested parties will be able to voice their views on the questions raised. I appreciate that some might not...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling update (31 Oct 2017)

Tracey Crouch: ...on 31st October 2017, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport published a consultation on proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility requirements across the gambling industry. The Government announced a review of gaming machines and social responsibility measures in October 2016. The objective of the review was to ensure we have the right balance...

Intergenerational Fairness in Government Policy - Motion to Take Note (26 Oct 2017)

Lord Storey: ...remember that this is going on all the time: millions of young people are being abused and feel totally and utterly devalued and threatened. The pressures on young people are unimaginable. Advertising targets them, encouraging lifestyles which are not only unobtainable but unfair and unhealthy. Advertising glamorising gambling is pumped out—and then we wonder why we have a problem...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling: Video Games (26 Oct 2017)

Ian Lavery: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if she will make an assessment of the trends in the level of gambling content in video games played by children; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Gambling Act 2005: Convictions (26 Oct 2017)

Tom Watson: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how many crimes have been recorded under the Gambling Act 2005 in England and Wales in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Home Office: Gambling: Crime (25 Oct 2017)

Tom Watson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what discussions she has had with the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on the effect on crime of problem gambling and gambling addiction.


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