§ 5:9-1 Short title
§ 5:9-2 Purpose of act
§ 5:9-3 Definitions.
§ 5:9-4 Division of the state lottery; establishment
§ 5:9-5 State lottery commission; members.
§ 5:9-6 Director of division
§ 5:9-7 Commission; powers and duties.
§ 5:9-7.1 Video machines
§ 5:9-8 Director; powers and duties.
§ 5:9-9 Meetings of commission; quorum; transmission of minutes to governor and return
§ 5:9-10 Subpoenas; failure to appear
§ 5:9-11 Lottery sales agents; licensing
§ 5:9-12 Lottery sales agents; authority to act
§ 5:9-12.1 Additional sanctions against licensees
§ 5:9-13 Assignment of prizes drawn; procedure.
§ 5:9-13.1 Initiation of data exchange; prohibition on assignments, certain.
§ 5:9-13.2 Provision of child support arrears and public assistance overpayment lists.
§ 5:9-13.3 Provision of list of prize winners
§ 5:9-13.4 Cross check of social security numbers with lottery list.
§ 5:9-13.5 Withholding of certain lottery winnings.
§ 5:9-13.6 Lien on lottery proceeds.
§ 5:9-13.7 Remaining funds paid to claimant
§ 5:9-13.8 Rules, regulations; hearing; confidentiality
§ 5:9-13.9 Implementation costs.
§ 5:9-13.10 Ongoing data exchange on student assistance.
§ 5:9-13.11 List of individuals in default of student loan.
§ 5:9-13.12 Provision of list of lottery prize winners.
§ 5:9-13.13 Cross-checking of lottery list.
§ 5:9-13.14 Notification; withholding of lottery prize.
§ 5:9-13.15 Payment of remainder of prize to claimant.
§ 5:9-13.16 Rules, regulations, safeguards against disclosure, inappropriate use of information.
§ 5:9-13.17 Offset of certain lottery prizes required for payment of certain debts to State agencies.
§ 5:9-13.18 Regulations.
§ 5:9-14 Sale above fixed price; unlicensed sales; gifts
§ 5:9-14.1 State lottery ticket; false or fraudulent making, forgery, alteration or counterfeiting
§ 5:9-14.2 Fraudulent use of SSN to collect lottery winnings, fourth degree crime.
§ 5:9-14.3 Lottery courier services.
§ 5:9-14.4 Purchase of lottery tickets through decoupled debit.
§ 5:9-15 Sales to person under eighteen years; gifts
§ 5:9-16 Persons prohibited from purchasing tickets or shares
§ 5:9-17 Unclaimed prize money.
§ 5:9-18 Deposit of receipts; reports.
§ 5:9-19 Other laws; applicability
§ 5:9-20 Persons under eighteen years; payment of prizes
§ 5:9-21 State lottery fund, certain proceeds diverted to Common Pension Fund L.
§ 5:9-22 Appropriation of moneys; report; publication.
§ 5:9-22.1 Eligibility for lottery proceeds
§ 5:9-22.2 State aid for higher education facilities trust fund
§ 5:9-22.3 County juvenile offender rehabilitation programs eligible for State aid
§ 5:9-22.4 Higher education capital improvement, eligibility for State aid through lottery proceeds.
§ 5:9-22.5 Short title.
§ 5:9-22.6 Findings, declarations relative to State lottery contributions.
§ 5:9-22.7 Definitions relative to State lottery contributions.
§ 5:9-22.8 Contributions to the lottery enterprise to benefit retirement systems; memorandum of Lottery Contribution.
§ 5:9-22.9 Value of Lottery Enterprise.
§ 5:9-22.10 Common Pension Fund established; subaccounts.
§ 5:9-22.11 Construction of act.
§ 5:9-22.12 Liberal construction; severability.
§ 5:9-23 Emergency Transportation Tax Act; prizes exempt
§ 5:9-24 Annual post-audit
§ 5:9-25 Severability

Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes > Title 5 > Chapter 9

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Joint resolution: A legislative measure which requires the approval of both chambers.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • oath: includes "affirmation. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Personal property: includes goods and chattels, rights and credits, moneys and effects, evidences of debt, choses in action and all written instruments by which any right to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance upon, property or any debt or financial obligation is created, acknowledged, evidenced, transferred, discharged or defeated, in whole or in part, and everything except real property as herein defined which may be the subject of ownership. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: extends to and includes any State, territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Usury: Charging an illegally high interest rate on a loan. Source: OCC
  • Usury rates: The maximum rate of interest lenders may charge borrowers. The usury rate is generally set by state law. Source: OCC
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.