Michigan State Lotteries Laws
|Code Section||MCL 432.1, et seq.|
|Distribution of Lottery Revenue||After payment of prizes (approximately 45%) and expenses, net revenue to state school aid fund|
|Additional Purpose of Lottery||10% of yearly state lottery advertising budget not to exceed $1 mil. goes to compulsive gaming prevention fund|
|Lottery Prize Subject to Garnishment||For prizes over $1,000, for liabilities to state or support arrearages|
|Time Limit to Claim Prize/Disposition||1 year/deposited in state school aid fund and distributed pursuant to law|
|Prohibited Related Activities||Sales to minors; sale at greater price; unauthorized sale; forged/altered ticket|
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