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#Gambling Control Bill

# gambling-control-bill - Saturday 12 December, 2020

UK began a landmark review into its gambling laws this week - Ireland doesn't even have a regulator yet
# Betting
# Betting

UK began a landmark review into its gambling laws this week - Ireland doesn't even have a regulator yet

Dec 12th 2020, 6:30 AM 11,173 Views 13 Comments

Legislation that would create a regulator in Ireland was first proposed by the government seven years ago.

# gambling-control-bill - Friday 19 July, 2019

'I fell in love with them from the first day': How Ireland's slot machine habit fuels addiction
# Hooked
# Hooked

'I fell in love with them from the first day': How Ireland's slot machine habit fuels addiction

Jul 19th 2019, 12:10 AM 20,298 Views 14 Comments

As many as 40,000 of the machines may be in use across the country as the industry operates virtually unchecked.

# gambling-control-bill - Thursday 18 July, 2019

'A licence to print money': The 'wild west' of Ireland's rampant slot machine industry
# One Armed Bandits
# One Armed Bandits

'A licence to print money': The 'wild west' of Ireland's rampant slot machine industry

Jul 18th 2019, 12:05 AM 32,336 Views 34 Comments

Despite a recent crackdown, gaming operators continue to openly flout bans in many parts of the country.

# gambling-control-bill - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Casinos, gaming machines and online gambling to be overseen by independent regulator
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Casinos, gaming machines and online gambling to be overseen by independent regulator

Jan 10th 2018, 8:00 PM 11,472 Views 27 Comments

The Gambling Control Bill, which has been gathering dust in Leinster House, is to be updated.

# gambling-control-bill - Monday 27 November, 2017

Long-delayed laws could restrict gambling advertising. So why do bookies want it?
# Gambling Control Bill
# Gambling Control Bill

Long-delayed laws could restrict gambling advertising. So why do bookies want it?

Nov 27th 2017, 12:05 AM 16,095 Views 18 Comments

The Gambling Control Bill has been gathering dust in Leinster House for almost five years, but all sides say it’s needed now.

# gambling-control-bill - Monday 16 January, 2017

'They can be in bed next to their partner, gambling away the rent'
# Gambling Issues
# Gambling Issues

'They can be in bed next to their partner, gambling away the rent'

Jan 16th 2017, 6:15 AM 27,542 Views 47 Comments

It’s four years since new gambling legislation was put in train – and experts say it can’t come soon enough.

# gambling-control-bill - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

"I was feeling, isolated. I didn't know who to tell": Galway hurler urges action on gambling
# Davy Glennon
# Davy Glennon

"I was feeling, isolated. I didn't know who to tell": Galway hurler urges action on gambling

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:02 AM 23,772 Views 51 Comments

Speaking on Claire Byrne last night, Galway hurler Davy Glennon detailed his chronic gambling addiction

# gambling-control-bill - Monday 15 July, 2013

Law will regulate Ireland's 'new and dynamic' gambling sector
# Casinos
# Casinos

Law will regulate Ireland's 'new and dynamic' gambling sector

Jul 15th 2013, 9:51 PM 11,970 Views 47 Comments

The proposed new law will limit the number and size of casinos that can operate in Ireland and was announced by Justice Minister Alan Shatter today.