Full Text of HB2464 98th General Assembly
HB2464 98TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
98TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2013 and 2014
Introduced , by Rep. Ann Williams
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
20 ILCS 1605/2
from Ch. 120, par. 1152
20 ILCS 1605/20
from Ch. 120, par. 1170
20 ILCS 1605/21.9 new
30 ILCS 105/5.826 new
Amends the Illinois Lottery Law. Requires the Department of Revenue to
offer a special instant scratch-off game, named Scratch-out Lung Cancer, to
commence on July 1, 2014. Provides that the net revenue from the
scratch-off game shall be deposited into the Lung Cancer Research Fund for
appropriation by the General Assembly to the Department of Public Health
for the purpose of making grants to organizations in Illinois that conduct
research concerning lung cancer. Sets forth certain provisions for the
operation of the scratch-off game. Amends the State Finance Act to create
the Lung Cancer Research Fund as a special fund in the State treasury.
Effective January 1, 2014.
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AN ACT concerning the lottery.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Lottery Law is amended by changing
Sections 2 and 20 and by adding Section 21.9 as follows:
(20 ILCS 1605/2)
(from Ch. 120, par. 1152)
This Act is enacted to implement and establish
within the State
a lottery to be conducted by the State through
the Department. The entire net proceeds of the Lottery
be used for the support of the State's Common School Fund,
except as provided in subsection (o) of Section 9.1 and
Sections 21.2, 21.5, 21.6, 21.7,
, and 21.9
General Assembly finds that it is in the public interest for
the Department to conduct the functions of the Lottery with the
assistance of a private manager under a management agreement
overseen by the Department. The Department shall be accountable
to the General Assembly and the people of the State through a
comprehensive system of regulation, audits, reports, and
enduring operational oversight. The Department's ongoing
conduct of the Lottery through a management agreement with a
private manager shall act to promote and ensure the integrity,
security, honesty, and fairness of the Lottery's operation and
administration. It is the intent of the General Assembly that
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the Department shall conduct the Lottery with the assistance of
a private manager under a management agreement at all times in
a manner consistent with 18 U.S.C. 1307(a)(1), 1307(b)(1),
(Source: P.A. 95-331, eff. 8-21-07; 95-673, eff. 10-11-07;
95-674, eff. 10-11-07; 95-876, eff. 8-21-08; 96-34, eff.
(20 ILCS 1605/20)
(from Ch. 120, par. 1170)
State Lottery Fund.
(a) There is created in the State Treasury a special fund
known as the "State Lottery Fund". Such fund shall
consist of all revenues
received from (1) the sale of lottery
tickets or shares, (net of
expenses that are directly proportionate to the
sale of tickets
or shares at the agent location, and prizes of less
have been validly paid at the agent
and (3) all other sources including moneys
credited or transferred thereto
any other fund
pursuant to law. Interest earnings of the State Lottery Fund
shall be credited to the Common School Fund.
(b) The receipt and distribution of moneys under Section
21.5 of this Act shall be in accordance with Section 21.5.
(c) The receipt and distribution of moneys under Section
21.6 of this Act shall be in accordance with Section 21.6.
(d) The receipt and distribution of moneys under Section
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21.7 of this Act shall be in accordance with Section 21.7.
The receipt and distribution of moneys under Section
of this Act shall be in accordance with Section 21.8.
(f) The receipt and distribution of moneys under Section
21.9 of this Act shall be in accordance with Section 21.9.
(Source: P.A. 94-120, eff. 7-6-05; 94-585, eff. 8-15-05;
95-331, eff. 8-21-07; 95-673, eff. 10-11-07; 95-674, eff.
10-11-07; 95-876, eff. 8-21-08.)
(20 ILCS 1605/21.9 new)
Scratch-out Lung Cancer scratch-off game.
(a) The Department shall offer a special instant
scratch-off game for the benefit of research pertaining to lung
cancer. The game shall commence on July 1, 2014 or as soon
thereafter, in the discretion of the Superintendent, as is
reasonably practical. The operation of the game shall be
governed by this Act and any rules adopted by the Department.
If any provision of this Section is inconsistent with any other
provision of this Act, then this Section governs.
(b) The Lung Cancer Research Fund is created as a special
fund in the State treasury. The net revenue from the
Scratch-out Lung Cancer scratch-off game created under this
Section shall be deposited into the Fund for appropriation by
the General Assembly to the Department of Public Health for the
purpose of making grants to organizations in Illinois that
conduct research concerning lung cancer.
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Moneys received for the purposes of this Section,
including, without limitation, net revenue from the special
instant scratch-off game and from gifts, grants, and awards
from any public or private entity, must be deposited into the
Fund. Any interest earned on moneys in the Fund must be
deposited into the Fund.
The grant funds may not be used for institutional,
organizational, or community-based overhead costs, indirect
costs, or levies.
For purposes of this subsection, "net revenue" means the
total amount for which tickets have been sold less the sum of
the amount paid out in the prizes and the actual administrative
expenses of the Department solely related to the scratch-off
game under this Section.
(c) During the time that tickets are sold for the
Scratch-out Lung Cancer scratch-off game, the Department shall
not unreasonably diminish the efforts devoted to marketing any
other instant scratch-off lottery game.
(d) The Department may adopt any rules necessary to
implement and administer the provisions of this Section.
The State Finance Act is amended by adding
Section 5.826 as follows:
(30 ILCS 105/5.826 new)
The Lung Cancer Research Fund.
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This Act takes effect January