Japan authorities will set nine public hearings in August to discuss the gaming bill with casino opponents.
The Indian state of Mizoram stopped selling its lotteries in Kerala as its government threatened to take legal action against its lottery director.
A law on the payment of casino fees to municipalities, considered unconstitutional by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court last year, is yet to be modified.
The assessment will be organised by the national Law Commission with the help of state associations.
Republicans in the state passed by a wide margin a resolution that is against casinos and horse racing in Georgia.