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This week the Swiss Federal announced that they're enforcing the new gambling law, which will allow for online betting in the country of 8.4 million people.
The law will take effect on January 1st, 2019, and will give current land casinos the opportunity to apply for online licenses for six months. Beginning in July, the country's gaming regulator will get the ability to begin blocking offshore sites that are unlicensed. The measure appears to be popular in Switzerland, with 72.9% of voters back the law.
Other provisions in the gambling law would be a maximum buy-in of 200 Swiss Francs, with a maximum prize pool of 20,000 Francs. Raffle laws have seen their prizes increased to 50,000 Francs, and regional lotteries set to go to 500,000 Francs.
No comment from lawmakers was available as of press time.