Senate debates

Monday, 20 June 2011


Interactive Gambling and Broadcasting Amendment (Online Transactions and Other Measures) Bill 2011; First Reading

Photo of Nick XenophonNick Xenophon (SA, Independent) Share this | | Hansard source

I seek leave to amend general business notice of motion No. 282 standing in my name by adding to the long title of the bill the following words: 'including sports betting'.

Leave granted.

I move the motion as amended:

That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act about online financial transactions connected with interactive gambling services, and other gambling matters, including sports betting.

Question agreed to.

I present the bill and move:

That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time.

Question agreed to.

Bill read a first time.