Terms Used In Iowa Code 99G.29
- Authority: means the Iowa lottery authority. See Iowa Code 99G.3
- Retailer: means a person, licensed by the authority, who sells lottery tickets or shares on behalf of the authority pursuant to a contract. See Iowa Code 99G.3
- state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
If a lottery retailer‘s rental payments for the business premises are contractually computed, in whole or in part, on the basis of a percentage of retail sales and such computation of retail sales is not explicitly defined to include sales of tickets or shares in a state-operated or state-managed lottery, only the compensation received by the lottery retailer from the authority may be considered the amount of the lottery retail sale for purposes of computing the rental payment.