Inquiry Recommends Pokie Review - Thursday 19th of January 2006

AUSTRALIA – As reported by the Advertiser: "An inquiry into gaming machine entitlements has recommended a review of capped pokie prices.

"The Independent Gambling Authority inquiry, released yesterday, also recommended the application fee over the trading of machines be reviewed.

"No Pokies MLC Nick Xenophon said the decision to have capped entitlements meant smaller pubs and country pubs had 'no incentive to trade their machines'…"

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