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 New Zealand Gallops News 
Monday, April 24 2017

David Bennett, the MP for Hamilton East, has been appointed the new Minister of Racing, taking over the role from Nathan Guy - but unlike Guy, he is not a member of Cabinet.

New Racing Minister David Bennett, who takes over the portfolio from Nathan Guy.

His big job as far as the racing industry is concerned will be to shepherd the yet-to-be-introduced race fields legislation, through Parliament. The proposal will see overseas betting agencies having to pay to use New Zealand race fields.

 

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