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DEPARTMENT
OF REVENUE

Pennsylvania Cloud 9 Instant Lottery Game

[37 Pa.B. 2258]
[Saturday, May 12, 2007]

   Under the State Lottery Law (72 P. S. §§ 3761-101--3761-314), and 61 Pa. Code § 819.203 (relating to notice of instant game rules), the Secretary of Revenue hereby provides public notice of the rules for the following instant lottery game:

   1.  Name: The name of the game is Pennsylvania Cloud 9.

   2.  Price: The price of a Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game ticket is $1.

   3.  Play Symbols: Each Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game ticket will contain one play area, one ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a ''BONUS'' cloud area. The play symbols and their captions located in the play area are: 1 (ONE), 2 (TWO), 3 (THREE), 4 (FOUR), 5 (FIVE), 6 (SIX), 7 (SEVEN), 8 (EIGHT) and 9 (NINE). The play symbols and their captions located in the ''BONUS'' cloud area are: NO BONUS (TRY AGAIN), TRY AGAIN (NO BONUS) and a 9X symbol (9TIMES).

   4.  Prize Symbols: The prize symbols and their captions located in the ''PRIZE'' area are: FREE (TICKET), $1.00 (ONE DOL), $3.00 (THR DOL), $9.00 (NIN DOL), $10.00 (TEN DOL), $50$ (FIFTY), $100 (ONE HUN), $500 (FIV HUN) and $9,000 (NIN THO).

   5.  Prizes: The prizes that can be won in this game are: Free Ticket, $1, $3, $9, $10, $50, $100, $500 and $9,000.

   6.  Approximate Number of Tickets Printed For the Game: Approximately 9,600,000 tickets will be printed for the Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game.

   7.  Determination of Prize Winners:

   (a)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $9,000 (NIN THO) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $9,000.

   (b)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $100 (ONE HUN) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a 9X (9TIMES) bonus play symbol in the ''BONUS'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $900.

   (c)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $500 (FIV HUN) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $500.

   (d)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $100 (ONE HUN) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $100.

   (e)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $10.00 (TEN DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a 9X (9TIMES) bonus play symbol in the ''BONUS'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $90.

   (f)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $9.00 (NIN DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a 9X (9TIMES) bonus play symbol in the ''BONUS'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $81.

   (g)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $50$ (FIFTY) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $50.

   (h)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $3.00 (THR DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a 9X (9TIMES) bonus play symbol in the ''BONUS'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $27.

   (i)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $10.00 (TEN DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $10.

   (j)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $9.00 (NIN DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $9.

   (k)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $1.00 (ONE DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area and a 9X (9TIMES) bonus play symbol in the ''BONUS'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $9.

   (l)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $3.00 (THR DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $3.

   (m)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of $1.00 (ONE DOL) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of $1.

   (n)  Holders of tickets with three matching 9 (NINE) play symbols in the same row, column or diagonal and a prize symbol of FREE (TICKET) appearing in the ''PRIZE'' cloud area, on a single ticket, shall be entitled to a prize of one Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant game ticket or one Pennsylvania Lottery instant game ticket of equivalent sale price which is currently on sale.

   8.  Number and Description of Prizes and Approximate Odds: The following table sets forth the approximate number of winners, amounts of prizes and approximate odds of winning:

Get Three ''9'' Symbols In Any Row, Column Or Diagonal And Win With Prizes Of: Win Approximate
Odds Are 1 In:
Approximate No.
of Winners Per
9,600,000 Tickets
FREE TICKET 15 640,000
$1 $1 15 640,000
$3 $3 15.79 608,000
$1 w/9X $9 150 64,000
$9 $9 300 32,000
$10 $10 300 32,000
$3 w/9X $27 597.01 16,080
$50 $50 3,000 3,200
$9 w/9X $81 3,871 2,480
$10 w/9X $90 6,000 1,600
$100 $100 9,600 1,000
$500 $500 120,000 80
$100 w/9X $900 80,000 120
$9,000 $9,000 240,000 40
9X (9TIMES) in Bonus Cloud = Win 9 times the prize won.

Prizes, including top prizes, are subject to availability at the time of purchase.

   9.  Retailer Incentive Awards: The Lottery may conduct a separate Retailer Incentive Game for retailers who sell Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game tickets. The conduct of the game will be governed by 61 Pa. Code § 819.222 (relating to retailer bonuses and incentives).

   10.  Unclaimed Prize Money: For a period of 1 year from the announced close of Pennsylvania Cloud 9, prize money from winning Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game tickets will be retained by the Secretary for payment to the persons entitled thereto. If no claim is made within 1 year of the announced close of the Pennsylvania Cloud 9 instant lottery game, the right of a ticket holder to claim the prize represented by the ticket, if any, will expire and the prize money will be paid into the State Lottery Fund and used for purposes provided for by statute.

   11.  Governing Law: In purchasing a ticket, the customer agrees to comply with and abide by the State Lottery Law (72 P. S. §§ 3761-101--3761-314), 61 Pa. Code Part V (relating to State Lotteries) and the provisions contained in this notice.

   12.  Termination of the Game: The Secretary may announce a termination date, after which no further tickets from this game may be sold. Such announcement will be disseminated through media used to advertise or promote Pennsylvania Cloud 9 or through normal communications methods.

THOMAS W. WOLF,   
Secretary

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 07-853. Filed for public inspection May 11, 2007, 9:00 a.m.]



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