South Carolina State Lotteries Laws
|Code Section||SC Const. Art. 17, Sec. 7 gives legislature authority to conduct lotteries, 59-150-10 et seq.|
|Distribution of Lottery Revenue||45% prizes, 15% expenses, remainder in Education Lottery Account only appropriated for educational purposes and programs|
|Additional Purpose of Lottery||-|
|Lottery Prize Subject to Garnishment||For prizes over $500, subject to attachments, garnishments, or executions issued pursuant to law|
|Time Limit to Claim Prize/Disposition||180 days/reverts to Education Lottery Account|
|Prohibited Related Activities||Sales to minors, altered/forged tickets|
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