Search Legislation

Gaming (Amendment) Act 1982

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

1For section 10 of the Gaming Act 1845 (grant and transfer of billiard licences) substitute the following section— Billiard 10.—

(1)The licensing justices for any licensing dis-licences may at any licensing sessions held by them in pursuance of section 2(3) of the Licensing Act 1964—(a) grant billiard licences to such persons as the justices shall in their discretion deem fit and proper persons to keep public billiard tables and bagatelle boards or instruments used in any game of the like kind;

(b)transfer such billiard licences to such other persons as they in their discretion shall deem fit and proper to continue to hold the same.

(2)The provisions of Part II of Schedule 1 to the Licensing Act 1964 (which relate to the holding of licensing sessions) and the provisions of Schedule 2 to that Act (which relate to the procedure to be followed in connection with applications for justices' licences) shall apply in relation to applications for the grant or transfer of billiard licences as they apply to applications for the grant or transfer of a justices' on-licence under that Act.

(3)A billiard licence shall be in the form given in the Third Schedule annexed to this Act and shall have effect for a period of one year beginning with such date as may be specified in the licence.

(4)There may be charged by justices' clerks in respect of the grant or transfer of billiard licences such fees as may be provided for by order of the Secretary of State ; and the fee so provided for in relation to the grant of a licence may be different from that provided for in relation to the transfer of a licence.

(5)An order under subsection (4) shall be made by statutory instrument which shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament..

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources