Gaming Act 1892

Cited as1892 c. 9
JurisdictionUK Non-devolved


Gaming Act, 1892

(55 & 56 Vict.) CHAPTER 9.

An Act to amend the Act of the eighth and ninth Victoria, chapter one hundred and nine, intituled ‘An Act to amend the Law concerning Games and Wagers.’

[20th May 1892]

Be it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

S-1 Promises to repay sums paid under contracts void by 8 & 9 Vict. c. 109. to be null and void.

1 Promises to repay sums paid under contracts void by 8 & 9 Vict. c. 109. to be null and void.

1. Any promise, express or implied, to pay any person any sum of money paid by him under or in respect of any contract or agreementrendered null and void by the Act of the eighth and ninth Victoria, chapter one hundred and nine, or to pay any sum of money by way of commission, fee, reward, or otherwise in respect of any such contract, or of any services in relation thereto or in connexion therewith, shall be null and void, and no action shall be brought or maintained to recover any such sum of money.

S-2 Short title.

2 Short title.

2. This Act may be cited as theGaming Act, 1892.

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