429:30-1-2 - Definitions

429:30-1-2. Definitions

In addition to terms defined in the Oklahoma Education Lottery Act, the following words or terms, when used in this Chapter, shall have the following meaning unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

"Claim Center"means an OLC authorized location available to pay claims for prizes of more than $600. A "Claim Center " may also be a retailer authorized by the Board to pay prizes up to five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) without regard to where the ticket or share was purchased, after performing validation procedures appropriate to the game and as specified by the Board.

"Drawing" means the process by which the lottery randomly selects numbers or items in accordance with the specific game rules or game promotion rules for those games or game promotions requiring random selection of numbers or items.

"Entry" means a lottery ticket or other OLC authorized document submitted to OLC or any OLC authorized party for participation in an OLC drawing.

"Executive Director" means the chief executive officer and administrator of the Oklahoma Lottery Commission.

"High-Tier Prize" means a prize of $601 or more.

"Non-Cash Prize" means merchandise prizes offered in lottery games or lottery promotions.

"OLC" means the Oklahoma Lottery Commission.

"Prize" means a cash amount or product (merchandise) that can be won in a lottery game or game promotion.

"Prize Drawing" means a method for determining game or game promotion winners, as defined in OLC procedures.

"Problem Gambler" means a person who classifies themselves as someone who exhibits gambling behavior patterns that compromise, disrupt or damage personal, family or vocational pursuits.

"Retailer" means a business which sells lottery tickets or shares on behalf of OLC pursuant to a retailer contract.

(Adopted by Oklahoma Register, Volume 31, Issue 24, September 2, 2014, eff. 9/12/2014)

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