Regulations Hearing Planned

Pursuant to Neb. Rev. Stat. sections 9-819 and 9-823, notice is hereby given of a public hearing before the Tax Commissioner on Friday, September 27, 2013, in Lower Level Conference Room B, Nebraska State Office Building, 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, Nebraska, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  The hearing will be to adopt and promulgate regulations pursuant to the State Lottery Act concerning online lottery games 2by2, Powerball and Mega Millions; retailer  contracts and the prize claim period.

The opportunity to be heard will be offered to interested persons upon written request to Douglas A. Ewald, Tax Commissioner, Nebraska Department of Revenue, P.O. Box 98901, Lincoln,  NE  68509.

Unscheduled testimony will be heard following the scheduled testimony at the hearing.  Any interested person may also submit a written statement to the Tax Commissioner.  Written statements must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on September 26, 2013.

A draft copy of the proposed regulations is available here.

Published on 09/06/2013