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Finance Act 1966

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21(1)If any premises are used for the purposes of gaming in contravention of section 13(1) of this Act—

(a)any provider of the premises and any person concerned in the organisation or management of the gaming shall each be liable—

(i)on summary conviction to a penalty of treble the amount of the duty on the appropriate gaming licence, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding twelve months, or to both ;

(ii)on conviction on indictment, to the like penalty, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years, or to both ; and

(b)in addition and without prejudice to any liability under paragraph (a) of this sub-paragraph, unless and until the appropriate gaming licence in respect of those premises is taken out during the period of twelve months beginning with 1st October during which the contravention occurred, an amount equal to the duty on the appropriate gaming licence, together with interest thereon from the date of the contravention, shall become due and be recoverable as a debt due to the Crown jointly and severally from all or any of the persons liable under the said paragraph (a).

(2)The court by or before whom a person is convicted under sub-paragraph (1)(a) of this paragraph may order anything produced to the court and shown to the satisfaction of the court to relate to the contravention to be forfeited and either destroyed or dealt with in such other manner as the court may order.

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