Bill Status of HB5676 97th General Assembly
Short Description: INTERNET LOTTERY-CARDS
Rep. Jim Watson
| 1/8/2013||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Lottery Law. Provides that, if the Internet pilot program becomes operational, the commissions paid to sales agents may not be reduced to a rate of less than 5%. Requires that Lottery tickets under the Internet Lottery program be purchased through the use of stored value cards authorized by the Department; however, an individual may add his or her prize on a winning ticket to a stored value card. Prohibits the purchase of Lottery tickets or the stored value cards under the Internet Lottery program using credit cards. Specifies that the stored value cards may only be purchased with cash by an individual 18 years of age or older. Provides that Internet Lottery prizes of up to $600 must be redeemed at a licensed retail sales agent. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/16/2012||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Jim Watson|| 2/16/2012||House||First Reading|| 2/16/2012||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/8/2013||House||Session Sine Die|