Commentary to Decree No. 416 of 24 September 2012
President of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko has signed Decree No. 416 “On introducing amendments and additions to Belarus President’s Decree No. 9 of 10 January 2005 and Decree No. 599 of 19 November 2010.”
The decree sets forth more conditions to protect citizens from gambling addiction using the mechanism of self-limitation of people from the games of luck. Moreover, gambling organizers will have to check identity cards of all visitors.A special electronic cash system will be introduced to monitor the implementation of legislation by gambling houses. The system should be put into operation by 1 December 2013.