297E.05 DISTRIBUTOR REPORTS AND RECORDS.
Subdivision 1. Business records.
A distributor shall keep at each place of business complete
and accurate records for that place of business, including itemized invoices of gambling product
held, purchased, manufactured, or brought in or caused to be brought in from without this
state, and of all sales of gambling product. The records must show the names and addresses
of purchasers, the inventory at the close of each period for which a return is required of all
gambling product on hand, and other pertinent papers and documents relating to the purchase,
sale, or disposition of gambling product. Books, records, itemized invoices, and other papers and
documents required by this section must be kept for a period of at least 3-1/2 years after the date
of the documents, or the date of the entries appearing in the records, unless the commissioner of
revenue authorizes in writing their destruction or disposal at an earlier date.
Subd. 2. Sales records.
A distributor must maintain a record of all gambling product that it
sells. The record must include:
(1) the identity of the person from whom the distributor purchased the product;
(2) the registration number of the product;
(3) the name, address, and license or exempt permit number of the organization or person to
which the sale was made;
(4) the date of the sale;
(5) the name of the person who ordered the product;
(6) the name of the person who received the product;
(7) the type of product;
(8) the serial number of the product;
(9) the name, form number, or other identifying information for each game; and
(10) in the case of bingo hard cards or sheets sold on and after January 1, 1991, the individual
number of each card or sheet.
Subd. 3. Invoices.
A distributor shall give with each sale of gambling product an itemized
invoice showing the distributor's name and address, the purchaser's name and address, the date
of the sale, description of the deals, including the ideal gross from every deal of pull-tabs and
every deal of tipboards.
Subd. 4. Reports.
A distributor shall report monthly to the commissioner, on a form the
commissioner prescribes, its sales of each type of gambling product. This report must be filed
monthly on or before the 20th day of the month succeeding the month in which the sale was made.
The commissioner may require that a distributor submit the monthly report and invoices required
in this subdivision via magnetic media or electronic data transfer.
Subd. 5. Certified physical inventory.
The commissioner may, upon request, require a
distributor to furnish a certified physical inventory of all gambling product in stock. The inventory
must contain the information required by the commissioner.
History: 1994 c 633 art 2 s 6