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Gambling

Volume 455: debated on Thursday 25 January 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what discussions she has had with gambling and gaming companies on on-line gambling addiction. (117380)

[holding answer 24 January 2007]: The Department has held a number of discussions with representatives of gambling and gaming companies during and since the passage of the Gambling Act 2005. Topics have included: ways to tackle problem gambling; implementing social responsibility measures such as age verification; our international summit on remote gambling; and research into gambling addiction.