South Carolina

Code Section
SC Const. Art. 17, Sec. 7 gives legislature authority to conduct lotteries, 59-150-10 et seq.

Distribution of Revenue
45% prizes, 15% expenses, remainder in Education Lottery Account only appropriated for educational purposes and programs

Additional Purpose
None

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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