Pennsylvania State Lotteries Laws
|Code Section||Tit. 72 §§3761-101, et seq.|
|Distribution of Lottery Revenue||40% to pay prizes; after expenses, rest pursuant to "Senior Citizens Property Tax or Rent Rebate and Older Persons Inflation Needs Act"|
|Additional Purpose of Lottery||For purpose of providing property tax relief to the elderly and to provide free or reduced fare transit service for the elderly; also to curb illegal gambling operations in Pennsylvania|
|Lottery Prize Subject to Garnishment||Yes|
|Time Limit to Claim Prize/Disposition||1 year/paid to state lottery fund for statutorily prescribed purposes|
|Prohibited Related Activities||Sales in excess of fixed price; unauthorized sales; sales to minors|
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