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Australia: Government vows to proceed with gambling restrictions

30 May 2011

AUSTRALIA -- The federal government is undeterred by state opposition to its plan to implement problem gaming restrictions, Radio Australia reported.

Julia Gillard's government has voiced its commitment to proceed with "pre-commitment" technology despite there being no agreement out of a meeting with state gambling ministers last week, the report explained.

Gillard's government will lose the support of a vital Tasmanian Independent MP if it does not deliver on pokie reform, however the plan has faced fierce criticism and opposition from various states.

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