Sec. 1770.230 - Assignment of Lottery Prizes

ยง 1770.230. Assignment of Lottery Prizes

a) Contracts of assignment submitted to the Department pursuant to 20 ILCS 1605/13.1 shall be accompanied by a sworn affidavit of the assignee in a form substantially similar to that set forth in Appendix A of this Part.

b) At its sole discretion, the Department may waive the 30-day advance notice requirement for the initial assignment petition or the final assignment order.

c) A court order obtained pursuant to this Section, together with all such prior orders, shall not require the Department to divide any single prize payment among more than 3 different persons, including the prize winner. [20 ILCS 1605/13.1(c)]

d) All petitions for assignment of an Illinois Lottery prize shall be accompanied by a check or money order payable to the Department in the amount of $68, in order to defray the administrative expenses associated with assignments. [20 ILCS 1605/13.1(g)]

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Added at 29 Ill. Reg. 13869, effective August 29, 2005

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