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TITLE 65 STATE LOTTERY COMMISSION

Emergency Rule
LSA Document #10-259(E)

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Temporarily adds rules concerning scratch-off game number 208. Statutory authority: IC 4-30-3-9. Effective May 3, 2010.


SECTION 1. The name of the scratch-off game number 208 is "Indiana's Lucky Dog".

SECTION 2. Tickets in scratch-off game number 208 shall sell for two dollars ($2) per ticket, unless otherwise adjusted by temporary price reductions or other promotional activties [sic] conducted or authorized by the commission.

SECTION 3. (a) Each ticket in scratch-off game number 208 shall contain a total of ten (10) play symbols and a total of ten (10) prize symbols under a scratch-off material covering the game play data area.

(b) Each play symbol includes a caption that corresponds with and verifies the play symbol as follows:
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(c) Each prize symbol includes a caption that corresponds with and verifies the prize symbol as follows:
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(d) If a question arises as to a play or prize symbol, the caption that corresponds with the play or prize symbol will be used for final clarification.

SECTION 4. Each ticket in scratch-off game number 208 shall contain a retailer validation code in the game play data area. The retailer validation code verifies instant winners for prizes up to five hundred ninety-nine dollars ($599). The retailer validation code that corresponds with and verifies each of these winners is as follows:
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SECTION 5. The:
(1) retailer validation code;
(2) game/pack/ticket number; and
(3) validation number;
are for commission or retailer use only and cannot be used or played as a play or prize symbol to win a prize.

SECTION 6. (a) To play a ticket in scratch-off game number 208, the ticket must be validly purchased and the scratch-off material covering the game play data area must be fully removed.

(b) If the "065100259ERA04.jpg" (BONE) play symbol is revealed, the ticket holder is entitled to win a prize in the amount represented by the prize symbol appearing to the right of and corresponding with the matching play symbol.

(c) If the "065100259ERA05.jpg" (DOG) play symbol is revealed, the ticket holder is entitled to win all ten (10) prize amounts represented by the prize symbols on the ticket.

SECTION 7. (a) The approximate number of possible prizes and the estimated odds for each prize level are as follows:
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Total value of all prizes*: $5,279,680
Prize payout: 64.70%
Overall odds: 1 in 4.58
Approximate print quantity: 4,080,000 (-3%/+1%)

(b) The approximate number of prizes and the estimated odds provided in subsection (a) are calculated based on an approximate print quantity. The actual quantity of tickets will vary from the approximate print quantity of tickets within a range of minus three percent (-3%) to plus one percent (+1%). The actual number of prizes and the odds for each prize amount will vary depending on the actual quantity of tickets.

(c) If the print quantity is changed during production of this game or due to subsequent reorders of the game, the ratio of prizes and total value of all prizes to the print quantity will be proportionately maintained so that the overall odds and prize payout percentage will approximate the values provided in subsection (a).

SECTION 8. Prize availability is subject to demand for the game. The availability of tickets for sale depends on retailer orders for tickets and not all tickets may be made available for sale prior to game closing. Packs of tickets delivered to a retailer may be returned to the commission under 65 IAC 3-4-1(a) and any ticket returned to the commission may not be subsequently made available for sale.

SECTION 9. Any supplemental prizes offered to players through a second chance drawing of nonwinning tickets are not included in the prize structure of scratch-off game number 208. The award of supplemental prizes is governed by the rules and procedures prepared for those promotional drawings under 65 IAC 4-3-10.

SECTION 10. If the director determines an end date for a scratch-off game under 65 IAC 4-2-3, tickets in that game may remain on sale during the game closing process even if all prizes have been claimed. The game may also be closed prior to all prizes being awarded.

SECTION 11. 65 IAC 4-1 through 65 IAC 4-3 apply to scratch-off game number 208, "Indiana's Lucky Dog".

SECTION 12. This document expires sixty (60) days after the last claim date in scratch-off game 208.

LSA Document #10-259(E)
Filed with Publisher: May 3, 2010, 2:04 p.m.

Posted: 05/12/2010 by Legislative Services Agency

DIN: 20100512-IR-065100259ERA
Composed: Dec 19,2014 4:03:59PM EST
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