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53ER07-71. Holiday MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE (Replaced by 53ER09-71)

1 (1) How to Play 5 Holiday 6 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE.

8 (a) 9 Holiday 10 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE is an on-line number match game.

18 (b) Each 20 Holiday 21 MILLION 22 AIRE RAFFLE ticket costs $20.

27 (c) 28 Holiday 29 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets will go on sale Monday, November 19, 2007. Sales of 42 Holiday 43 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets will cease immediately after the 1,500,000 54 th 55 ticket is sold or at midnight on December 28, 2007, whichever occurs first.

68 (d) Each 70 Holiday 71 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE ticket will contain a unique ticket number that will be entered automatically into the 87 Holiday 88 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE drawing. 91 Holiday 92 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets will automatically print from the terminal with ticket numbers issued in sequential order from 1 to 1500000 as they are sold around the state. Each 120 Holiday 121 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE ticket will contain only one ticket number. Players cannot select their own ticket numbers.

137 (e) Beginning November 19, 2007, every 5 144 0th 145 Holiday 146 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE ticket sold statewide will be an instant cash winner of $50 until a total of 20,000 instant $50 prizes are awarded. A holiday tune will play on the terminal and a Cash Prize Coupon with a prize alert symbol will print from the terminal, which can be redeemed instantly for $50. $50 Cash Prize Coupons must be claimed by February 27, 2008.

211 (f) The overall odds of winning a prize in the 221 Holiday 222 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE game depend upon the number of tickets sold and are 1 in 74.12 if all 1,500,000 tickets are sold.

245 (g) 246 Holiday 247 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets cannot be cancelled.

253 (2) 254 Holiday 255 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE Drawing and Prizes.

260 (a) A random computerized drawing from among all 268 Holiday 269 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE ticket numbers issued during the sales period will be held on December 2 284 9, 2007 to select 237 numbers. 290 Prizes will be awarded in the order drawn. The first through twelfth numbers drawn will each win $1 million cash. The 13 312 th 313 through 37 315 th 316 numbers drawn will each win $100,000 cash and will be alternates in the order drawn for a $1 million prize in the event a top prize is not claimed within the 180 349 -day claim period. 352 The 38 354 th 355 through 237 357 th 358 numbers drawn will each win $10,000 cash.

366 (b) The 368 Holiday 369 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE drawing shall be public and witnessed by an accountant employed by an independent certified public accounting firm, as required by 391 S 392 ection 393 24.105(10), 394 F.S 395 .

396 (c) The results of the drawing will be revealed on December 29, 2007, and will be available after the drawing on the Lottery’s website at 421 , 422 by phone at 1 426 ( 427 850 428 ) 429 487-7777, 430 [TDD (850) 432 487-7784] 433 or at a lottery retailer.

438 (3) How to Claim a 443 Holiday 444 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE Prize.

447 (a) 448 Holiday 449 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE prizes must be claimed by submitting the winning ticket for validation at a Lottery office or retailer within 180 days from the date of the drawing (June 26, 2008) and, if the prize is not paid at that time, by submitting the winning ticket for payment at a Florida Lottery office, as required by the Lottery’s rule governing payment of prizes. Winning 513 Holiday 514 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets will be paid only at a Florida Lottery office. Tickets winning $1 million must be submitted for pa 535 yment at Lottery Headquarters. 539 Failure of a prizewinner to claim a 546 Holiday 547 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE prize by submitting the winning ticket for validation and payment in accordance with the Lottery’s rule governing payment of prizes shall resu 571 lt in forfeiture of the prize. 577 Information about procedures for filing a claim can be obtained by calling (850) 487-7777 [TDD (850) 487-7784]. 594 Holiday 595 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE tickets are the only valid receipts to redeem a prize.

607 (b) A claim filed for a $100,000 prize shall also be a contingent claim for a $1 million prize. If a winning 630 Holiday 631 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE ticket bearing any of the first twelve winning numbers is not submitted for validation and payment in accordance with the Lottery’s rule governing payment of prizes, the 13 661 th 662 through 37th prizewinners who have submitted their tickets for validation and payment in accordance with the Lottery’s rule governing payment of prizes constitute contingent winners for the $1 million prize and will be used in the order in which they were drawn to select a winner for the $1 million top prize. The contingent winner will be awarded the cash difference between the $100,000 prize and the $1 million prize.

733 If applicable, the Lottery will attempt to notify, for a period of two weeks, the first contingent winner drawn in the $100,000 prize category. If the Lottery is unable to contact the first contingent winner, the Lottery will attempt to notify, for a period of two weeks, the second contingent winner drawn. This process will continue until a contingent winner is contacted or the Lottery has exhausted the list of available contingent winners, in which case the $1 million prize will not be awarded 818 .

819 (c) Federal withholding taxes will be deducted from all cash payments. Payment of any additional federal, state and/or local taxes will be the responsibility of the winner.

846 (4) General Information.

849 (a) Players must be at least 18 years of age. Persons prohibited by Section 863 24.116 , 864 F.S. , 865 from purchasing a Florida Lottery ticket are not eligible to play.

876 (b) All 878 Holiday 879 MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE prizes are subject to the provisions of Chapter 24, 890 F.S. , 891 and rules promulgated thereunder. Prizes will be paid in accordance with the rules of the Florida Lottery governing payment of prizes.

912 A copy of the current rule can be obtained from the Florida Lottery, Office of the General Counsel, 250 Marriott Drive, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-4011.

936 Specific Autho 938 rity 939 24.105(9), 940 24.109(1) 941 FS. 942 Law Implem 944 ented 945 24.105(9), 946 24.115(1) 947 FS. 948 History 949 – 950 New 11-16-07.

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