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HF 2398

as introduced - 88th Legislature (2013 - 2014) Posted on 02/27/2014 03:20pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Bill Text Versions

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Introduction Posted on 02/27/2014

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A bill for an act
relating to state lottery; restricting delivery methods; modifying restrictions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 349A.13; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 349A.13, is amended to read:


349A.13 RESTRICTIONS.

Nothing in this chapter:

(1) authorizes the director to conduct a lottery game or contest the winner or winners
of which are determined by the result of a sporting event other than a horse race conducted
under chapter 240;

(2) authorizes the director to install or operate a lottery device operated by coin or
currency which when operated determines the winner of a game; deleted text beginand
deleted text end

(3) authorizes the director to sell pull-tabs as defined under section 349.12,
subdivision 32
new text begin;
new text end

new text begin (4) authorizes the director to sell electronic scratch-off or similar lottery tickets over
the Internet, in which the winner is determined instantly. This does not prohibit the sale
of electronic tickets for a specific drawing of a lottery game where a drawing of random
letters or numbers will determine a winner;
new text end

new text begin (5) authorizes the director to sell or dispense scratch-off tickets or draw tickets from
an automated teller machine; and
new text end

new text begin (6) authorizes the director to study, test, sell, or use a game or delivery method not
authorized in section 349A.17
new text end.

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective the day following final enactment.
new text end

Sec. 2.

new text begin [349A.17] DELIVERY METHODS.
new text end

new text begin Subdivision 1. new text end

new text begin Scratch-off tickets. new text end

new text begin The director may offer for sale scratch-off
lottery tickets in either of the following ways:
new text end

new text begin (1) for sale inside a retailer's premises who holds a valid retailer contract under
this chapter; and
new text end

new text begin (2) from an automated dispensing machine.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 2. new text end

new text begin Drawing tickets. new text end

new text begin The director may offer for sale tickets for a lottery
drawing where the winner is determined through the random drawing of a combination of
letters or numbers in either of the following ways:
new text end

new text begin (1) for sale inside a retailer's premises who hold a valid retailer contract under
this chapter; and
new text end

new text begin (2) for sale on a Web site operated by the Minnesota State Lottery.
new text end

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective the day following final enactment.
new text end