Lucky For Life Game Rules


PART I Party Lottery Agreement
PART II Purpose
PART III Term
PART IV Definitions
PART V Drawing Procedures
PARV VI Game Description and Characteristics
PART VII Prize Liability Limits, Prize Payouts and Prize Levels
PART VIII Disputes
PART IX Applicable Law

OFFICIAL GAME RULES

"Lucky For Life"

Effective September 17, 2013, the following game rules govern the operation of the “Lucky for Life” game.  These Official Game Rules apply unless otherwise inconsistent with the constitutional provisions, statutes, regulations and rules of each Party Lottery (hereinafter collectively referred to as “state laws”).

PART I PARTY LOTTERY AGREEMENT.

The Connecticut Lottery Corporation, the Maine State Liquor & Lottery Commission, the Massachusetts State Lottery Commission, the New Hampshire Lottery Commission, the Rhode Island Division of State Lottery and the Vermont Lottery Commission (hereinafter the "Party Lotteries") have formally agreed to jointly operate a regional lottery game known as "Lucky For Life" pursuant to the Lucky For Life Regional Game Agreement and such other related procedures agreed to by the Party Lotteries.

PART II PURPOSE.

The purpose of the "Lucky For Life" game is to generate revenue for the Party Lotteries through the operation of a regional lottery game that will award prizes to Game Ticket holders matching specified combinations of numbers randomly-selected in regularly scheduled drawings.

PART III TERM.

The “Lucky for Life” game, described herein, shall commence sales on September 17, 2013 and shall continue until terminated.  Upon a decision to terminate the game, the Party Lotteries shall publicly announce a termination date.  The first drawing for the “Lucky for Life” game shall be held on September 19, 2013.

PART IV DEFINITIONS.

a.    Advance Action" or "Multi Draw" shall mean the type of betting in which wagers may be placed for future "Lucky For Life" drawings as available in each Party Lottery.

b.    "Agreement" shall mean the "Lucky For Life Regional Game Agreement".

c.    “Annuitized Payment Option” shall mean a manner in which the “Lucky for Life” Top Prize or second prize may be paid in equal payments or installments.  The Annuitized Payment Option shall be calculated on an annual basis.  The schedule of payments shall be at the discretion of each Party Lottery.

d.    “Cash Option” shall mean the manner in which the “Lucky for Life” Top Prize or second prize (also referred to as “Prize Level #2”) may be paid upon the winner’s request in one single cash payment as an alternative to the Annuitized Payment Option.  “Lump Sum Cash” shall mean a manner in which the “Lucky for Life” Top Prize or second prize is required to be paid in one single cash payment when the liability limit is exceeded and no Annuitized Payment Option is available, as detailed in Part VII of these Official Game Rules. 

e.    “Claimant” or “Winner” shall mean any natural person or legal entity submitting a winning “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket within the required prize claim period.  A Claimant may be the purchaser, the natural person or legal entity named on the back of a signed “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket, the bearer of an unsigned “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket, or any other natural person or legal entity who may seek entitlement to a “Lucky for Life” prize payment in accordance with each Party Lottery’s constitutional provisions, statutes, regulations and rules (herein after collectively referred to as “state laws”).  No Claimant may assert rights different from the rights acquired by the original purchaser at the time of purchase.

f.    “Lucky for Life Authorized Claim Center” shall mean a Party Lottery’s Sales Retailer, High-Tier Claim Center or Headquarters where a winning “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket can be validated or cashed.

g.    “Lucky for Life Sales Retailer”, “Sales Retailer” or “Sales Agent” shall mean a natural person or legal entity licensed by the Party Lottery to sell and redeem “Lucky for Life” lottery Game Tickets.

h.    "Drawing" shall mean the formal process of selecting winning numbers which conclusively determines the number of winners for each prize level of the game.

i.    “Game Play(s)” shall mean that area of the play slip, also known as a “board” or “panel”, which contains two sets of numbered squares to be marked by the player: the first set (Matrix 1) contains forty-three (43) squares, numbered one (1) through forty-three (43) inclusive; the second set (Matrix 2) contains forty-three (43) squares, numbered one (1) through forty-three (43) inclusive. 

j.    “Game Ticket” or “Ticket” shall mean an acceptable evidence of game play which represents a wager accepted by the On-Line Gaming System of a Party Lottery meeting the specifications defined in these Official Game Rules.

k.    “Liability Limit” shall mean a pre-established threshold, as determined in advance by the “Lucky for Life” Directors.  The prize liability is determined by multiplying the total number of winning Game Tickets by the set payout amount(s).  If the prize liability exceeds the maximum liability limit, as defined in Part VII Paragraph A, the set prize amount shall be split equally among the number of winning Game Tickets at that prize level.  The top three prize levels of the “Lucky for Life” game (Prize Level #1, Prize Level #2, Prize Level #3) have liability limits associated with the number of winners and set prize payouts.

l.    "Lucky Ball" shall mean the number selected from the second set of numbers (Matrix 2) in each "Lucky For Life" drawing.

m.    “Lucky for Life Clearinghouse Lottery” or “Clearinghouse Lottery” shall refer to the Party Lottery or other duly authorized entity whose responsibility it will be to collect and transfer prize payouts on behalf of the Party Lotteries.

n.    “Lucky for Life Directors” or “Directors” shall mean the governing body of the “Lucky for Life” game which is comprised of the Executive Director, Director or Chief Executive Officer or his or her designee from each participating Party Lottery.

o.    “Lucky for Life Lead Director” or “Lead Director” shall refer to the Party Lottery Director appointed by the Directors by majority vote for a period not to exceed one fiscal year.  The Lead Director shall have certain administrative duties, as designated by the Directors.  The Lead Director shall also have primary responsibility for negotiating and managing policy decisions of the Directors but shall have no independent power or authority over any other Party Lottery Director.

p.    "Lucky For Life Finance & Operations Committee", "Finance & Operations Committee" or other committee designated by the Directors shall mean the committee established by the Directors to oversee matters of finance and operations including, but not limited to, transfer and collection of funds, establishment of operating expenses, investment of prize reserves and acquisition of annuities for the operation and administration of the "Lucky For Life" game.

q.    "On-Line Lottery Game" or "Draw Game" shall mean a lottery game for which wagers are accepted by the On-Line Gaming System of a Party Lottery.

r.    "On-Line Gaming System" shall mean the computer wagering system of each Party Lottery for the purpose of issuing and validating "Lucky For Life" Game Tickets

s.    "Party Lottery" shall mean a state lottery which is authorized to sell the "Lucky For Life" game.

t.    "Play” “Bet” or “Wager” shall mean the six (6) numbers (the first five (5) from a field of forty-three (43) numbers inclusive and one (1) Lucky Ball number from a field of forty-three (43) numbers inclusive that appear on a Game Ticket as a single-lettered play, board or panel, and are played by a player in the game.

u.    "Play Slip" or "Selection Slip", or "Bet Slip" shall mean a card used in marking a player's game plays or wagers.

v.    "Player" or "Purchaser" shall mean a natural person(s) or legal entity who buys "Lucky For Life" Game Tickets in accordance with the Official Game Rules and state laws.

w.    "Prize Fund" " or "Prize Fund Percentage" shall mean the portion of "Lucky For Life" sales set aside for the payment of prizes.

x.    "Quick Pick", "Quic Pic", "Computer Pick" or "Easy Pick" shall mean the random selection of six (6) numbers resulting in a wager accepted by the On-Line Gaming System of a Party Lottery.

y.    "Selling Lottery" shall mean the Party Lottery which sold a winning "Lucky For Life" Game Ticket.

z.    “Set Prize” shall mean a pre-determined prize payout which is paid in a single cash payment.  Set prizes shall apply to the lowest eight prize levels.  They may also apply, however, to the Top Prize and second prize under certain conditions established in Part VII Paragraph A of these Official Game Rules.

aa.   “Split Prize” shall mean a pre-determined set prize payout that is divided equally among the number of winning Game Tickets of the prize level.  Split prizes shall only apply to the Top Prize, the Prize Level #2 and Prize Level #3 winners of the “Lucky for Life” game under certain conditions established in Part VII Paragraph A of these Official Game Rules.

bb.    "Subscription Ticket” or “Season Ticket” shall mean a ticket sold with an extended, multi-draw purchase option wherein the same set(s) of numbers may be played for a specified number of consecutive drawings.  The subscription ticket shall be effective on a future date as prescribed by the governing laws, policies and rules of the Party Lottery offering the subscription option. 

cc.    "Terminal" shall mean a device including, but not limited to Player Activated Terminals (PATs), Self-Service Terminals (SSTs) and Ticket Vending Machines (TVMs), authorized to function in an on-line, interactive mode with the On-Line Gaming System for the purpose of issuing and validating lottery transactions.

dd.    "Top Prize" or "Grand Prize" shall mean the first prize in the "Lucky For Life" game.

ee.    "Expired Unclaimed Prize Fund" shall mean the value of the prizes which remain unclaimed after the prize claim period expires.

ff.    “Winning Numbers” shall mean the six (6) numbers (the first five (5) numbers from Matrix 1  and the one (1) Lucky Ball number from Matrix 2 ) that are randomly selected at each drawing and used to determine the winning plays contained on a “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket.

PART V DRAWING PROCEDURES.

The Directors shall establish the drawing procedures for the “Lucky for Life” game drawings, including a drawing problem resolution mechanism.  All drawings shall be open to the public and shall be witnessed by an Independent Certified Public Accounting Firm.  Any equipment used in a drawing shall be inspected at least annually and in the presence of an Independent Certified Public Accounting Firm.  All drawings, including pre and post test drawings shall be recorded.

PART VI GAME DESCRIPTION AND CHARACTERISTICS.

A.    Game Designation. For purposes of identification, the “Lucky for Life” game shall have a designated game number in the On-Line Gaming System. 

B.    Game Design.  The “Lucky for Life” game is a double matrix-style game, drawn each Monday and Thursday, in which players select five (5) unique numbers in the Matrix 1 from one (1) to forty-three (43) inclusive PLUS one (1) Lucky Ball number in the Matrix 2 from one (1) to forty-three (43) inclusive.  The additional number may be the same as one of the first five numbers selected by the player.

C.    Game Purchases. “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets must be purchased from a terminal operated by a licensed Sales Retailer, a Player Activated Terminal (if available) by using a touch screen or by inserting a selection slip into the machine, a lottery subscription system (if available) or such other means as approved by the Party Lottery.

D.    Ticket Format.  “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets shall include, but not be limited to, the player’s number selections, game logo or game name, ticket cost, terminal number, barcode, quick pick (if selected), replay (if selected), serial number and drawing date.  Advance Action tickets shall visibly show the beginning and ending draw dates.  “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets may also include the selling date, time stamp and any information required by a Party Lottery’s state laws pertaining to the validation of Game Tickets.

E.    Ticket Price.
  1. Uniform Price.  Each “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket shall be sold at retail for the price set by the Directors.
  2. Taxes.  The Game Ticket price set by the Directors shall include all the applicable taxes which a Party Lottery may be required to collect.
  3. Cost Per Play.  “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets may be purchased for $2.00 per play, or multiples thereof, in accordance with these Official Game Rules.  The player receives one play for each $2.00 wagered.  Each play contains six numbers (the first five from Matrix 1 containing forty-three (43) numbers and the last number from Matrix 2 containing forty-three (43) numbers).
  4. Promotions shall mean marketing or advertising intended to increase sales of the “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets (excluding Subscription Tickets or Advance Action) through a discount or rebate.  A Party Lottery may offer “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets through promotions without approval of the Directors, for a period not to exceed 90 days in any six-month period as long as advance notification of 30 days is provided to all Party Lotteries of the terms and dates of the promotional offering. 
  5. Tickets as Prizes.  A Party Lottery may offer “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets as a prize in any other lottery game after advising all Party Lotteries of the terms and dates of such action.
  6. Contribution to Prize Pool.  The Party Lottery may offer Game Tickets as a prize or as part of an authorized promotion provided that all such Game Ticket sales are assessed and reported to the prize pool at the full gross sales amount.
F.    Play Restrictions and Play Styles.
  1. Ticket Sales to Minors Prohibited. “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets may not be sold to or purchased by minors under the age of 18 years. 
  2. Ticket Cashing by Minors.  Subject to the state laws of each Party Lottery, “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets may not be cashed or redeemed by minors under the age of 18 years. 
  3. Ineligible Players.  “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets shall not be purchased, and a prize won by any such Game Ticket or share, either in whole or in part, shall not be paid to: 
a.    A Party Lottery employee, officer, director, board member or commissioner.
b.    A contractor or consultant under agreement with any Party Lottery to perform audit and security procedures.
c.    An employee of the independent certified public accounting firm under contract with any Party Lottery to oversee "Lucky For Life" drawings.
d.    An employee of the Party Lottery's on-line vendor.
e.    An employee of the Party Lottery's advertising or public relations provider.
f.    An employee of the Party Lottery's instant ticket print vendors.
g.    An immediate family party (parent, stepparent, child, stepchild, spouse, sibling or person engaged in a domestic partnership or civil union) of an individual described in Subsections a, b, c, d, e or f residing as a member of the same household in the principle place of residence of any such person.
h.    Those persons designated herein as ineligible to play the “Lucky for  Life” game shall also be ineligible to play the “Lucky for  Life” game in all other Party Lottery states selling the game.
  1. Ticket Cancellations Prohibited.   A “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket may not be cancelled or voided by returning the Game Ticket to the Sales Retailer or to the Lottery.  A “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket accepted by the Sales Retailer as a returned ticket and which cannot be resold shall be deemed as owned by the bearer thereof. This prohibition also applies to a “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket that may be printed in error by the Sales Retailer.  Subject to the state laws of each Party Lottery, no “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket, or physical portion thereof, which may be used to claim a prize, shall be returned to the Party Lottery for credit.
  2. Game Sell-Out Prohibited.  The Party Lotteries shall not directly and knowingly sell a Game Ticket or combination of Game Tickets to any natural person or legal entity that would guarantee such purchaser a Top Prize or second prize win.
  3. Claims. A “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket, subject to the validation requirements of the Party Lotteries as detailed in Part VII Paragraph C, shall be the only proof of a game play (or plays) and the submission of a winning Game Ticket to the Party Lottery or its licensed Sales Retailer shall be the sole method of claiming a prize or prizes.  A play slip has no pecuniary or prize value and shall not constitute evidence of Game Ticket purchase or of numbers selected.  Under no circumstances will a claim be paid for a Top Prize or second prize without a winning “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket.  Subject to the state laws of each Party Lottery, lost or missing “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets may not be honored or processed for payment or replacement.
  4. Use of Play Slips.  Players may submit a completed “Lucky for Life” play slip to any licensed Sales Retailer to have issued a “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket.  Play slips shall be available at no cost to the Purchaser and shall have no pecuniary or prize value, or constitute evidence of purchase or number selections.  The use of facsimiles of play slips, copies of play slips, or other materials that are inserted into the terminal’s play slip reader that are not printed or approved by the Party Lottery is not permitted.  Sales Retailers shall not permit any device to be connected to a lottery terminal to enter plays, except as approved by the Party Lottery.
  5. Manual Entry. Players may convey their number selections to any licensed Sales Retailer for a "Lucky For Life" Game Ticket. Such number selections shall be manually entered into the on-line terminal by the licensed Sales Retailer.
  6. Quick Pick. Players may either request a Quick Pick "Lucky For Life" Game Ticket from a licensed Sales Retailer or may select the Quick Pick option on the play slip and submit the completed "Lucky For Life" play slip to any licensed Sales Retailer. Quick Pick shall be differentiated from Customer Select in that Quick Pick shall refer to the random selection of numbers made by the On-Line Gaming System rather than by the Player.
  7. Customer Select. Players may select their own numbers by completing a "Lucky For Life" play slip or by conveying their number selections directly to any licensed Sales Retailer. Customer Select shall be differentiated from Quick Pick in that Customer Select shall refer to number selections made by the Player rather than the On-Line Gaming System.
  8. Replay Feature. If available, players may utilize the barcodes of already-purchased "Lucky For Life" Game Tickets to duplicate another Game Ticket of the same price and with the same number selections and options. To replay, players may either make the request of a licensed Sales Retailer or may scan the barcode directly into a Player Activated or Self-Service Terminal, if authorized.
  9. Advance Action or Multi-Draw. "Lucky For Life" Game Tickets may be purchased for future drawings, as available in each Party Lottery.
  10. Subscriptions or Season Tickets. "Lucky For Life" Game Tickets may be purchased by subscription, if authorized by a Party Lottery.
  11. Limited to Highest Prize Won. In connection with the winning numbers drawn, the holder of a winning "Lucky For Life" Game Ticket may win only one prize per play, board or panel, and shall be entitled only to the prize won by those numbers in the highest matching prize category.
  12. Prize Claim Period. The prize claim period shall be determined by each Party Lottery.
  13. Player Responsibility. It shall be the sole responsibility of the player to verify the accuracy of the game play (or plays) and the other data printed on the Game Ticket. The placing of wagers is done at the player's own risk through the Sales Retailer who is acting on behalf of the player in entering the play or plays.
  14. Prize Payments. A Party Lottery may not pay prizes that are less than or more than the prize amounts established in accordance with the Official Game Rules. The prize won cannot be indirectly increased by promotions or retailer promotions which would have the effect of increasing the authorized "Lucky For Life" prize.

PART VII PRIZE LIABILITY LIMITS, PRIZE PAYOUTS AND PRIZE LEVELS.

The “Lucky for Life” game is a set and split prize payout game with winning Game Tickets determined by matching five (5) unique numbers from a field of forty-three (43) numbers (Matrix 1) PLUS one (1) Lucky Ball number from a separate and distinct field of forty-three (43) numbers (Matrix 2).  The additional number may be the same as one of the first five numbers selected by the player.  The following paragraphs and chart define the prize liability limits, prize payouts, prize levels and pool percentages and chances of winning per prize level.

A.    Prize Liability Limits. There are 10 prize levels in the "Lucky For Life" game.
  1. Except as provided in these Official Game Rules, the Top Prize (Prize Level #1) shall be annuitized and based on a Top Prize liability that will be split equally among the number of winning Game Tickets.  A Top Prize winner may request the Cash Option, the amount of which is to be established by unanimous vote of the Directors for a defined period of drawings.  Notice of the amount of and changes to the Cash Option shall be posted on the Lucky for Life website and/or published in each jurisdiction in a manner determined by its respective Party Lottery (hereinafter referred to as the “Published Notice”) at least thirty (30) days prior to the first drawing to which it is applicable.  Under certain circumstances, as detailed below, the Top Prize is required to be be paid in a single Lump Sum Cash payment and no Annuitized Payment Option is available. 
a.    One Top Prize Winner.  If there is one Top Prize winner, the annuitized prize value will be $7,000 per week for life.  As an alternative to the Annuitized Payment Option, the Top Prize winner may request the Top Prize Cash Option in the amount set forth in the Published Notice.
b.    Two to Fourteen Top Prize Winners.  If there is more than one and less than or equal to fourteen Top Prize winners, the Annuitized Payment Option, based on an annuitized prize value of $7,000 per week, will be divided by the total number of Top Prize winners.   The minimum annuitized prize value for this category will be $500 a week for life.  Any of these two to fourteen Top Prize winners may choose the Cash Option as an alternative to the Annuitized Payment Option. The amount of the Cash Option for this category will be the amount of the Top Prize Cash Option set forth in the Published Notice divided by the total number of Top Prize winners.  The minimum Cash Option for this category will be the amount set forth in the Published Notice. 
c.    Fifteen or more Top Prize Winners.  If there are more than fourteen Top Prize winners, the Top Prize liability of $8,500,000.00 shall be split equally among all Top Prize winners and paid in one Lump Sum Cash payment, without an Annuitized Payment Option.  The minimum prize value for this category will be $26,000.00.
d.    The winner(s) of the Top Prize who do not request the Cash Option shall be paid their appropriate Top Prize share on a weekly basis, or according to such other schedule of payments set at the discretion of each Party Lottery as permitted in Part IV Paragraph C herein, for a minimum period of twenty (20) years.  The first Top Prize payment will be made when the prize is claimed at the Selling Lottery’s Headquarters.
e.    Measuring Life – For a single wager, the measuring life of a Top Prize winner used to determine the duration over which the Top Prize is paid, shall be the natural life of the individual determined by the Selling Lottery to be a Top Prize winner.  If the Top Prize under a single wager is being claimed by more than one natural person or by a legal entity the measuring life for a Top Prize winner shall be twenty (20) years.
f.    If paid in a Lump Sum Cash payment, Top Prize amounts will be rounded to the nearest whole dollar. 
  1. Except as provided in these Official Game Rules, the second prize (Prize Level #2) winner will be paid  $25,000 a year for life.  A second prize winner may request the Cash Option, the amount of which is to be established by unanimous vote of the Directors for a defined period of drawings.  Notice of the amount of and changes to the Cash Option shall be posted on the Lucky for Life website and/or published in each jurisdiction in a manner determined by its respective Party Lottery (hereinafter referred to as the “Published Notice”) at least thirty (30) days prior to the first drawing to which it is applicable.  Under certain circumstances, as detailed below, the second prize is required to be paid in a single Lump Sum Cash payment.  

a. One to Twenty Second Prize Winners.  For one to twenty second prize winner(s), the annuitized prize value will be $25,000 per year for life.  Any of these one to twenty second prize winner(s) may choose the second prize Cash Option as an alternative to the Annuitized Payment Option.  The amount of the Cash Option for this category will be set forth in the Published Notice.   

b. Twenty-one or more Second Prize Winners.  If there are more than twenty second prize winners, the second prize liability as set forth in the Published Notice shall be split equally among all second prize winners and paid in one Lump Sum Cash payment, without an Annuitized Payment Option.  The minimum prize value for this category will be $4,000.

c. The winner(s) of the second prize who do not request the Cash Option shall be paid their appropriate second prize share on an annual basis for a minimum period of twenty (20) years.  The initial second prize payment will be made when the prize is claimed at the Selling Lottery’s Headquarters; subsequent second prize payments will be made annually thereafter.

d. Measuring Life – For a single wager, the measuring life of a second prize winner used to determine the duration over which the second prize is paid, shall be the natural life of the individual determined by the Selling Lottery to be a second prize winner.  If the second prize under a single wager is being claimed by more than one natural person or by a legal entity the measuring life for a second prize winner shall be twenty (20) years.

e. If paid in a Lump Sum Cash payment, second prize amounts will be rounded to the nearest whole dollar.

  1. Except as provided in these Official Game Rules, the third prize (Prize Level #3) will be paid as a $3,000 set prize.  If there are more than one thousand winners of this prize level, the total prize liability of $3,000,000 ($3,000 x 1,000) will be split equally among the winners.  Under no circumstances, however, will the third prize fall below a minimum prize value of $200 regardless of the number of winners.  Third prizes will be rounded to the nearest whole dollar and paid in one single cash payment.
  2. The remaining prize levels (Prize Level #4 through Prize Level #10) will be paid as low-tier set prizes.  Prizes will be rounded to the nearest whole dollar and paid in one single cash payment.
B.    Entitlement to Prizes by Winners. The holder of a winning “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket shall be entitled only to the prize won by matching the winning numbers in the highest matching prize category.

C.    Payment of Prizes. All winning “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets, including the Top Prize and second prize, shall be paid in accordance with the Official Game Rules and state laws.  Each Party Lottery shall withhold taxes and other required withholdings in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.  To be a valid Game Ticket and eligible to receive a prize, a winning “Lucky for Life” Game Ticket shall satisfy all the requirements established for the validation of winning Game Tickets sold through each Party Lottery’s On-Line Gaming System and any other requirements adopted by the Directors.  The Party Lotteries shall not be responsible for Game Tickets which are altered in any manner.
  1. Top Prize and second prize Payments.  Unless a Cash Option, Lump Sum Cash payment, single cash payment or lump sum is paid in accordance with these Official Game Rules, annuitized prize payments shall be made for the measuring life of the  Top Prize or second prize winner.  All annuitized payments shall be made for a minimum of twenty (20) years.  The measuring life as defined in Section VII Paragraphs A (1)(e) and A (2)(d) shall be determined at the time the Top Prize or second prize is claimed.  In the event that annuitized prize payments are assigned, if allowable under state law, or assigned by a court order, the measuring life at the time the Top Prize or second prize was claimed shall not change and limit or extend the number of annuitized payments due any assignee, court-ordered or otherwise.  In the event of the death of a lottery winner during the annuity payment period, the Party Lottery, with the approval of the Directors, upon petition of the estate of the lottery winner (the “Estate”) to the lottery jurisdiction in which the deceased lottery winner purchased the winning Game Ticket, and subject to a Party Lottery’s state laws, may accelerate the payment of all the remaining lottery proceeds to the Estate. 
a.    If the annuitant dies during the annuity payment period but before the guaranteed prize has been paid, the estate shall receive the remaining payments equal to the minimum guaranteed prize.

b.    If the annuitant dies during the annuity payment period but after the minimum guaranteed prize has been paid, all payments shall stop.
  1. Low-Tier Set Prize Payments.  All low-tier set prizes (all prizes except the Top Prize and second prize) shall be paid in one single cash payment through the Selling Lottery which sold the winning Game Ticket(s).  A Selling Lottery may begin paying low-tier cash prizes after receiving authorization to pay from the Clearinghouse Lottery.
D.    Statistical Information. The following table details statistical information relevant to the "Lucky For Life" game.

Odds of Winning, Prize Payouts and Prize Funding as a Percentage of Sales.

Prize Level Matches Matrix #1 (5 of 40)  Matches Matrix #2 (1 of 21)   1 / Probability  Prize % Sales
1 5 1 41,391,714 $7,000/Week for Life*   10.2678%
2 5 0 985,517 $25,000*/Year for Life* 27.9041%
3 4 1 217,851.126 $3,000*   .6885%
4 4 0 5,186.932 $150 1.4459%
5 3 1 5,887.868 $100 .8492%
6 3 0 140.187 $10 3.5667%
7 2 1 490.656  $20 2.0381%
8 2 0 11.682    $2 8.5600%
9 1 1 112.150  $5 2.2292%
10 0 1 82.463 $4 2.4253%
        Total Payout 59.9748%
 
Average Change of Winning: 1 in 8.607

*Prize amounts may be split if there are multiple winners, in accordance with the provisions established in Part VII Paragraph A of these Official Game Rules.  Split prizes may be lower than the published prize amounts.*Prize amounts may be split if there are multiple winners, in accordance with the provisions established in Part VII Paragraph A of these Official Game Rules. Split prizes may be lower than the published prize amounts.

PART VIII DISPUTES.

In the event a dispute between a Party Lottery and a Game Ticket bearer occurs as to whether the Game Ticket is a winning ticket, and if the ticket prize is not paid, the Party Lottery may, solely at its option and discretion, reimburse the Game Ticket bearer the purchase price of the ticket.  This shall be the sole and exclusive remedy to the bearer of the Game Ticket.

PART IX APPLICABLE LAW.

In purchasing a Game Ticket issued for “Lucky for Life” game, the following provisions apply:

A. The Purchaser agrees to comply with and abide by the state laws and final decisions of the Party Lottery and all rules established for the conduct of the “Lucky for Life” game.

B. Decisions made by the “Lucky for Life” Directors, including the declaration of prizes and the payment thereof and the interpretation of these Official Game Rules, shall be final and binding on all Purchasers and on every person making a claim in respect thereof.  In the event of conflict, however, between these Official Game Rules and the applicable Party Lottery state laws, the applicable Party Lottery’s state laws shall control.

C. All claims or litigation relating to “Lucky for Life” Game Tickets and/or prizes (i) shall be resolved according to the state laws of the Party Lottery wherein the “Lucky for Life” game was purchased; (ii) must be litigated in said state of such purchase; and (iii) can only be brought against the Party Lottery in the state where such ticket was purchased.  Nothing in these Rules or this Part waives any defense, legal or equitable, available to a Party Lottery, including sovereign immunity. 
 

Winning Numbers   Check to see if you've won!

04/19/2014
5
6
29
35
51
PB21
PP5
Jackpot Won: ROLLOVER
Next Drawing: 04/23/2014
Next Estimated Jackpot: $150,000,000
Cash Value: $87,600,000

04/18/2014
18
25
38
45
63
MB9
MP2
Jackpot Won: ROLLOVER
Next Drawing: 04/22/2014
Next Estimated Jackpot: $48,000,000
Cash Value: $27,000,000

04/19/2014
3
5
8
19
29
MB1
Jackpot Won: ROLLOVER
Next Drawing: 04/23/2014
Next Estimated Jackpot: $1,850,000

04/17/2014
4
17
20
25
32
LB22
No Grand Prize Winner
Next Drawing: 04/21/2014
Win up to $1,000 a day for life!
2nd prize $25,000 a Year for Life!

04/20/2014
6
8
9
Day Draw
04/20/2014
8
1
1
Evening Draw


04/20/2014
1
6
4
3
Day Draw
04/20/2014
5
9
0
6
Evening Draw


04/19/2014
8
11
15
20
30
HB11
Jackpot Won: ROLLOVER
Next Estimated Jackpot:
$5,810,000
Next Drawing:
04/23/2014

04/18/2014
3
18
26
31
34
No Grand Prize Winner
Next Drawing: 04/21/2014
Win up to $100,000!
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