August 27, 2014

Monte McNaughton’s Bill Requiring Referendums For Ontario Gaming Locations Passes Second Reading

May 3rd  in the Ontario legislature, MPP Monte McNaughton’s private members’
bill C76 passed with a vote of 57-19.

The bill, which requires referendums in municipalities before any new gaming
sites can be established, now goes before the Standing Committee on Finance and
then to a third and final vote.

OHRIA President Sue Leslie notes that “this bill is important as we deal with
the crisis in our industry.”

(Standardbred Canada)