Maryland

Code Section
State Gov’t. §9-101, et seq.

Distribution of Revenue
Pro rata basis for prizes and administrative expenses; for sports lotteries, proceeds go to Maryland Stadium Authority; for other lotteries, into General Fund of the state

Additional Purpose
None

Prize Subject to Garnishment
Under appropriate court order, prize may be paid to person other than winner; any child support arrearage over $150; or any unpaid state or municipal tax

Time Limit to Claim Prize/Disposition
182 days/added to unclaimed prize fund or nondaily/weekly lottery drawing

Prohibited Related Activities
Sale to minor; forged/altered tickets; unauthorized sale


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