(1) "Business day"
means the period beginning at 5 a.m. of a calendar day and ending at 4:59 a.m.
on the morning of the next calendar day.
(2) "Business week" means the period
beginning at 5 a.m. on a Sunday and ending at 4:59 a.m. the following Sunday
(3) "Business year" means
the period beginning at 5 a.m. on the Sunday immediately following the last
Saturday in June, and ending at the end of the business day of the last
Saturday of the following June.
"Commissioner" has the meaning given in ORS
(5) "Director" has the meaning given in ORS
(6) "Drawing coordinator" means the Lottery
employee designated by the Assistant Director for Security, subject to the
approval of the Director, to develop and implement procedures for conducting
(7) "Gaming device" means
any type of equipment or method, including any electronic or manual equipment
or combination thereof, or video device, on which a game authorized by the
Oregon State Lottery Commission is played. The device must display the amount
that may be won, the amount wagered and any play credits available to the
player. A gaming device may include a device that is intended primarily for
personal or business use. A gaming device does not include a Video Lottery game
(8) "Gaming device game"
means any procedure authorized by the Oregon State Lottery Commission that is a
game on a gaming device, whereby the opportunity to win includes a wagering
process using a methodology that is based predominantly on chance to determine
the outcome of the wager. The outcome of the wager may involve skill, as long
as the element of chance plays a predominant role. The methodology used must be
testable by an independent testing laboratory.
(9) "Immediate family" and "family member"
mean a natural person's spouse, child, brother, sister, or parent by blood or
(10) "Lottery" or "State
Lottery" has the meaning given in ORS
(11) "Lottery Commission" or "Commission" has
the meaning given in ORS
(12) "Lottery contract" means any contract
entered into by the Lottery for the purchase, lease, or sale of goods or
(13) "Lottery contractor"
or "contractor" has the meaning given in ORS
(14) "Lottery game" or "game" has the meaning
given in ORS
(15) "Lottery game retailer" or "retailer"
has the meaning given in ORS
(16) "Lottery Headquarters" means the Debbs
Potts Oregon State Lottery Commission building located at 500 Airport Road SE,
(17) "Lottery Kiosk"
means a location, other than Lottery Headquarters, designated by the Director
as a Lottery Kiosk, where Lottery tickets or shares are sold directly to the
public by Lottery employees.
"Lottery sales location" means a Lottery Kiosk, Lottery Headquarters, any
location designated by the Director for the sale of Lottery tickets and shares,
or sales by the Lottery through electronic means.
(19) "Lottery vendor" or "vendor" has the
meaning given in ORS
(20) "Person" has the meaning given in ORS
(21) "Prize" means any award of economic
value, monetary or otherwise, that may be distributed to a Lottery player for
submitting a valid claim based on a winning Lottery ticket or share, or for a
winning entry in a second chance drawing.
(22) "Retailer contract" means any written
contract entered into by the Lottery with a retailer for selling Lottery
tickets or shares to the public.
(23) "Second Chance Drawing" or "2nd Chance
Drawing" means a drawing in which an eligible non-winning Oregon Lottery ticket
or share is submitted to the Lottery for entry into a drawing for a chance to
win a prize.
(24) "Share" means an
opportunity to win a prize in a Lottery game that does not use certificates or
tokens, such as in Video Lottery or sports betting games.
(25) "Ticket" means a certificate or token of
the opportunity to win a prize in a Lottery game.
"Traditional Lottery games" means the
following lottery games offered by the Oregon State Lottery:
(b) Lottery Raffle Game;
(d) Pick 4;
(e) Lucky Lines;
(g) Sports Action;
(h) Win for Life;
(j) Mega Millions,
(k) Second chance drawing; and
(l) Any other Lottery game designated by the
Oregon State Lottery Commission as a Traditional Lottery game.
(27) "Unclaimed prize" means any
prize offered in a Lottery game which has not been submitted to the Lottery for
validation and prize payment within the specified prize claim period and for
which the Lottery has data or evidence that the ticket or share was sold or
distributed to the public.
"Video Lottery game" means any procedure authorized by the Oregon State Lottery
Commission that is a game on a Video Lottery game terminal, whereby the
opportunity to win includes a wagering process using a methodology that is
based predominantly on chance to determine the outcome of the wager. The
outcome of the wager may involve skill, as long as the element of chance plays
a predominant role. The methodology used must be testable by an independent
Lottery game retailer" or "Video Lottery retailer" has the meaning given in ORS
(30) "Video Lottery game terminal" means a
type of video device for the playing of Video Lottery games which is in a
console that contains a game platform with a video display and a random number
generator, is connected to and monitored by a central system, and accepts cash
payments to permit a person to play the Video Lottery games offered on the
terminal for the opportunity to win a prize. Unless the context or a specially
applicable definition indicates otherwise, any reference to a "Video Lottery
terminal," "video lottery terminal," or "video terminal" in OAR chapter 177, a
Lottery retailer contract, or Lottery form in effect or in use on or after the
effective date of this rule shall be deemed to refer to a "Video Lottery game
terminal" as defined in this section. Video Lottery Game Terminal does not
include personal digital devices or any other device determined by the Oregon
State Lottery Commission not to be a Video Lottery game terminal.
"Website" means the Lottery's Internet
address at www.oregonlottery.org
any other website that may be specified by the Lottery for a particular game,
promotion, or promotional program.
(32) "Winner claim form" means a form
provided by the Lottery to a player for the purpose of claiming a
Or. Admin. R.
LOTT 10-2002(Temp), f.
9-6-02, cert. ef. 9-9-02 thru 3-6-03; LOTT 21-2002, f. & cert. ef.
11-25-02; LOTT 3-2004(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 4-6-04 thru 10-1-04; LOTT
6-2004, f. & cert. ef. 5-26-04; LOTT 3-2008, f. 6-30-08, cert. ef. 7-1-08;
LOTT 7-2008, f. 10-31-08, cert. ef. 11-1-08; LOTT 6-2009, f. 9-28-09, cert. ef.
10-1-09; LOTT 7-2009, f. 9-28-09, cert. ef. 10-1-09; LOTT 6-2010, f. 3-18-10,
cert. ef. 3-21-10; LOTT 1-2013(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 2-1-13 thru 7-27-13;
LOTT 2-2013, f. 6-24-13, cert. ef. 7-1-13;
3-2015, f. 9-25-15, cert. ef.
3-2018, amend filed 05/01/2018, effective
5/7/2018; LOTT 2-2019, temporary
amend filed 10/01/2019, effective 10/01/2019 through 03/28/2020; LOTT 1-2020,
amend filed 03/20/2020, effective 03/29/2020;
20-2021, temporary amend filed 12/17/2021, effective
12/17/2021 through 6/14/2022;
6-2022, amend filed 06/03/2022, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: Or Const, Art XV, § 4(4)(a),
Statutes/Other Implemented: Or Const, Art XV, § 4(4),