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Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII Raffle Lottery Game

[44 Pa.B. 2140]
[Saturday, April 5, 2014]

 Under the State Lottery Law (72 P. S. §§ 3761-101—3761-314) and 61 Pa. Code § 874.4 (relating to notice of raffle lottery game rules), the Secretary of Revenue hereby provides public notice of the rules for the following raffle lottery game:

 1. Name: The name of the raffle game is Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII.

 2. Price: The price of a Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game ticket is $20.

 3. Ticket Sales And Drawing Date: Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game ticket sales will commence on or after April 25, 2014, and will continue until all 500,000 tickets have been sold, or 5:00 p.m. on July 5, 2014, whichever occurs earlier.

 4. Ticket Characteristics: Each Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game ticket will contain one chance consisting of one unique computer-generated eight-digit number between 00000001 and 00500000, the drawing date, amount bet, and validation data.

 5. Prizes: The prizes that can be won in this game are $100, $1,000, $100,000 and $1,000,000. A player may only win one time on each ticket or chance.

 6. Maximum Number of Tickets Printed and Sold for the Game: There will be no more than 500,000 tickets printed and sold for the Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game. The chances will be sequentially issued on a statewide basis from the range of individual unique numbers representing the chances available for the game.

 7. Conduct of Drawing: The results of the Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII will be televised on July 5, 2014, at or about 7:00 p.m. A computer-generated randomizer will be used to conduct the drawing. Six-thousand (6,000) unique eight-digit numbers will be drawn from the range of numbers representing the chances sold. The first four unique eight-digit numbers drawn will be the first-prize-tier winning numbers. The fifth through eighth unique eight-digit numbers drawn will be the second-prize-tier winning numbers. The ninth through 108th unique eight-digit numbers drawn will be the third-prize-tier winning numbers. The 109th through 6,000th unique eight-digit numbers drawn will be the fourth-prize-tier winning numbers.

 8. Determination of Prize Winners:

 (a) Holders of tickets upon which the unique eight-digit number matches exactly one of the first-prize-tier numbers selected by the Lottery shall be entitled to a prize of $1,000,000.

 (b) Holders of tickets upon which the unique eight-digit number matches exactly one of the second-prize-tier numbers selected by the Lottery shall be entitled to a prize of $100,000.

 (c) Holders of tickets upon which the unique eight-digit number matches exactly one of the third-prize-tier numbers selected by the Lottery shall be entitled to a prize of $1,000.

 (d) Holders of tickets upon which the unique eight-digit number matches exactly one of the fourth-prize-tier numbers selected by the Lottery shall be entitled to a prize of $100.

 9. Number and Description of Prizes and Approximate Odds: The Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII prizes and determination of winners are as follows:

Ticket Matching Exactly the Unique Eight-digit Number Drawn: Win Prize Of: Maximum Odds Of
Winning Are 1 In:
Number Of Winners
First-Prize-Tier $1,000,000 125,000 4
Second-Prize-Tier $100,000 125,000 4
Third-Prize-Tier $1,000 5,000 100
Fourth-Prize-Tier $100 84.86 5,892

 All Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game prize payments, including first-prize-tier prizes, will be made as one-time lump-sum cash payments.

 10. Consumer Promotional Programs: The Lottery may conduct promotional activities to promote the sale of Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game tickets, including offering tickets at a discounted price. Details of any such offering will be disseminated through media used to advertise or promote Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII or through normal communications methods.

 11. Retailer Incentive Awards: The Lottery may conduct a separate Retailer Incentive Program for retailers who sell Pennsylvania Raffle XVIII lottery game tickets.

 12. Retailer Bonus: The Lottery may offer a retailer bonus in connection with the sale of Pennsylvania Raffle lottery game tickets. If a retailer bonus is offered, a Lottery retailer shall be eligible for a bonus as described in this section. Lottery retailers who sell a winning Raffle ticket that entitles the ticket holder to a prize, either payable in a single installment or having a guaranteed minimum payout, of at least $100,000 and not exceeding $500,000 shall be paid a bonus of $500. Lottery retailers who sell a winning ticket that entitles the ticket holder to a prize, either payable in a single installment or having a guaranteed minimum payout, of at least $500,001 and not exceeding $1,000,000 shall be paid a bonus of $5,000. Lottery retailers who sell a winning ticket that entitles the ticket holder to a prize, either payable in a single installment or having a guaranteed minimum payout, of at least $1,000,001 and not exceeding $10,000,000 shall be paid a bonus of $10,000. A Lottery retailer is entitled only to the largest bonus for which he qualifies on a winning ticket. A bonus will be initiated for payment after the raffle ticket is claimed and validated or approximately 30 days after the date of the drawing in which the Raffle winning ticket was entered, provided that Lottery security can and has verified the sales transaction as valid. A bonus will not be awarded to a Lottery retailer that sells a non-winning Pennsylvania Lottery raffle ticket used to enter a Pennsylvania Lottery second-chance drawing or promotion that is subsequently selected to win a prize.

 13. Promotional Drawings: The Pennsylvania Lottery may conduct promotional drawings associated with the Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII game. Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII game tickets will be imprinted with a unique code to be used by players to enter the promotional drawings. The promotional drawings may be held independently of or in conjunction with the regular Millionaire Raffle XVIII drawings. The Secretary will announce the existence of the promotional drawings. Winners of promotional drawings will be randomly selected from the group of qualified entries. A description of the available prize(s) and the specific rules and other information necessary for the conduct of the promotional drawings will be posted to the Lottery's publicly accessible website. A copy of the same will also be kept on file with the Lottery and will be available upon request.

 14. Retailer Incentive Awards: The Lottery may conduct a separate Retailer Incentive Program for retailers who sell Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game tickets. The conduct of the Program will be governed by 61 Pa. Code § 811.41 (relating to promotional prizes).

 15. Unclaimed Prize Money: Unclaimed prize money on winning Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game tickets will be retained by the Secretary for payment to the persons entitled thereto for 1 year from the announced close of the Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game. If no claim is made within 1 year of the announced close of the Pennsylvania Millionaire Raffle XVIII lottery game conducted by the State Lottery, the right of a ticket holder to claim the prize represented by that ticket, if any, expires and the prize money will be paid into the State Lottery Fund and used for purposes otherwise provided for by statute.

 16. 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.

DANIEL MEUSER, 
Secretary

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 14-729. Filed for public inspection April 4, 2014, 9:00 a.m.]



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