6 Game Rooms Will Close In Riga
On wednesday, february 3, at a meeting of the security committee, order and preventing corruption of the riga duma, the deputisly issued permits for organizing gambling six gaming chars.
Permits for the opening of the respective gambling are canceled on ul. Parades, 5v, ul. Rootes, 45, ul. Lutrini, 1, ul. Tallinas, 85, ul. Miera, 111 and ul. Academician mstislav keldysh, 20a.
The basis for canceling the aforemenioned permits is the gaming halls by the location of the gaming halls by the territorial plan of riga. Buildings on the streets of parades, 5v, academician of mstislav keldysh, 20a and rootes, 45 are located on territory of residential building, in turn building on ul. Lutrinum, 1 is located on the territory of a private residential building. Including land plots and residential buildings on ul. Tallinas, 85 and ul. Mières, 111, in which the gaming halls are open, are located on the territory of the protected area of the historical center of riga. Mentioned land plots and houses are also "on the territory of residential building".
"Today’s voting has proved unity of views among members of the committee of committee. Deputies unanimously supported the decision on the abolition of previously issued permits for organizing gambling six game halls. I am satisfied with the result by the branch of gambling include increased risk for an individual and society as a whole. The constitutional court also acknowledged that the availability of game halls is one of the contributing dependencies from gambling factors that can be prevented by restrictions, "the chairman of the security committee, order and preventing corruption of the riga duma linda ozola emphasized.
Issued permits for the opening of the gaming halls and the organization of the game will lose force in five years, considering the entry into force of the relevant decision of the riga duma.
Director of legal management of the riga duma, janis lesinsh pointed out at the meeting, it it planned to check the location and other game halls, and, if it does not meet the current plan of the city, this may be the basis for cancellation of permits for organizing gambling. By now, the duma has already received 43 decisions on the closure of game halls.
Source: official website of the riga duma