NATIONAL WEEKLY LOTTO ACT - 1961 (ACT 94)

    Section - 11 - Regulations

    The Secretary in consultation with the Secretary for Local Government may by legislative instrument, make Regulations for:

    (a) the administration of the Lotto;

    (b) the number of Lotto offices authorised to receive stakes; [As amended by the National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Law, 1989 (PNDCL 223), s.(h) (i)].

    (c) the day, the hour and the method of conducting the Lotto and its periodical drawings as well as the persons who shall be present at a draw of the Lotto;

    (d) the stakes that may be laid on the result of the draw;

    (e) the amount of the prizes to be distributed and the conditions under which prizes may be paid;

    (f) the manner and the conditions in or under which stakes may be accepted;

    (g) the day and the hour when stakes shall no longer be accepted and when counterfoils and carbon copies of tickets, coupons or other documents used in the conduct of the Lotto shall be deposited;[As Substituted by National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Decree, 1977 (SMCD 83) s. 1 (c) ].

    (h) the number, the duties and obligations of the receivers of the stakes, and the percentage, or other remuneration which they may be allowed;

    (i) the appointment of a Commission to conduct the draws;

    (j) the appointment of a Board to verify the winning tickets, coupons or other documents used in the conduct of the Lotto with the respective counterfoils and carbon copies of such tickets, coupons or other documents, to be present at all the draws and to carry out such other duties as may be prescribed by the Regulations;[As Substituted by National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Decree, 1977 (SMCD 83) s. 1 (c)].

    (k) the method of collection and disposal of subscriptions;

    (l) the form of any tickets or other documents to be used in the conduct of the Lotto;

    (m) the value of the prizes to be distributed;

    (n) the time within which, and the method by which, prizes may be claimed;

    (o) the determination of any dispute as to the person entitled to any prize or money providing that in the event of a dispute as to a prize remaining unsettled for a prescribed period the prize may be forfeited;

    (p) the issue and sale of tickets, coupons or other documents to be used in the conduct of the Lotto; [As Substituted by National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Decree, 1977 (SMCD 83) s. 1 (c)].

    (q) the forfeiture of unclaimed prizes after a prescribed period;

    (r) the licensing of operators of District Weekly Lotto.[As substituted by the National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Law, 1989 (PNDCL 223), s.(h)(ii)].

    (s) the fees payable by operators;

    (t) the effective implementation of the provision of this Act. [As inserted by the National Weekly Lotto (Amendment) Law, 1989 (PNDCL 223), s.(h)(iii)].