The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine already makes responsible owners of an Internet cafe who are engaged in a gaming. I reported about it on a press - conferences the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
"Today the gaming is already closed for 90%. But at the same time, legislators who hastily adopted the law on a gaming ban, didn't provide a number of provisions. Namely, there are no sanctions and for the present there is no direct opportunity to close Internet cafe which are engaged directly in this business. But we already take first steps, forbidding to be engaged in an Internet cafe such activity", - he told.
He explained that in an Internet cafe where are engaged in playing business, in effect there is "a transfer of electronic means to cash and vice versa, and on it permission of National Bank of Ukraine is necessary... As the National Bank didn't give out such permissions, such activity is forbidden and is stopped by us".
Yu.Lutsenko noted that the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has to adopt the new law which will strengthen administrative responsibility for maintaining a gaming. It also doesn't exclude possibility of partial legalization of this type of business.
We will remind, today earlier нардеп from BYuT Pavel Unguryan reported that BP intends to enter criminal liability for the gaming organization, namely, will provide imprisonment from 4 to 6 years for employees of a casino. He emphasized that the bill which "most likely, will be проголосован as a whole and its norms will come into force soon, provides that including the Internet - the casino isn't dependent on server placement also are a gaming".
We will remind, on June 23 the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko signed the law on a gaming ban in Ukraine. This law enters restriction concerning gaming implementation in Ukraine, proceeding from the constitutional principles of a priority of the rights and freedoms of the person and the citizen, protection of moral and health of the population, a ban of use of property to the detriment of the person and society.To subjects of housekeeping who will organize and hold in the territory of Ukraine gamblings, financial sanctions in the form of a penalty in a size of eight thousand минимал are applied