Tag Archives: precommitment
- Massachusetts to test first-in-the-nation slots pre-commitment technology
March 18, 2016
Penn National Gaming’s new slots parlor in Massachusetts will become the first US gaming venue to trial pre-commitment technology in a bid to reduce problem gambling behavior. On Thursday, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) announced that Plainridge Park Casino, which became the state’s first brick-and-mortar gaming venue when it opened...
- Gillard abandons agreement with Wilkie on pokies legislation
January 20, 2012
Aussie Prime Minister Julia Gillard has abandoned her agreement with independent MP Andrew Wilkie to legislate mandatory precommitment technology for poker machines. In a report by The Australian, Gillard and Community Services Minister, Jenny Macklin, decided yesterday that Labour’s power deal with Wilkie could not go ahead. That’s it. It’s off....
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016