Dated at Wellington this 18th day of June 2002.
The Common Seal of the New Zealand Lotteries Commission was, pursuant to a resolution of the Commission, affixed in the presence of:
Chief Executive, New Zealand Lotteries Commission.
Dated at Wellington this 19th day of June 2002.
G W Hawkins,
Minister of Internal Affairs.
This note is not part of the rules, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These rules, which come into force on 1 July 2002, amend the Lotto Rules 2000, to—
•remove the current jackpot limit on lotto powerball and empower the New Zealand Lotteries Commission (the Commission) to determine the number of times that lotto powerball may jackpot:
•to empower the Commission to nominate a specified date on which, if there is no division one winning selection in the drawing of the lotto powerball game on that date, the total division one prize pool in that game must be added to the prize pool for the next lowest prize division with 1 or more winning selections:
•to empower the Commission to set a threshold on the division one prize pool in a game of lotto powerball:
•make minor drafting amendments to rules 33(1)(e), 37(1), 39(3), and 49(2).