The federal government needs to see swift modifications within the distorted market of on-line video games of probability in Greece. By way of the funding incentives invoice tabled in Parliament, it’s going to additionally attempt to legalize the present market that was to a fantastic extent deemed unconstitutional by the Council of State.
The clauses submitted present for OPAP to proceed working its on-line betting service that the nation’s highest administrative court docket discovered to be in violation of the Structure a couple of months in the past. OPAP will have the ability to function its on-line gaming platform as much as the tip of its transitional interval, outlined as March 31, 2020.
The identical applies to its rivals within the Greek on-line gaming market. Since 2011, these 24 service suppliers have secured non permanent licenses, which the CoS additionally deemed unconstitutional. The brand new clauses supply the net gaming market a small grace interval, however the authorities is raring for that to finish quickly.
Firm representatives complain that the timeframe is especially slim and the method lengthy, however Hellenic Gaming Fee (EEEP) officers say the net gaming laws are prepared for submission to the European Fee.