36.02.09.03

.03 Operation Licensee Requirements.

A. A veterans’ services organization may not operate instant ticket lottery machines without a special operation license.

B. A veterans’ services organization may apply for a special operation license to operate up to 5 instant ticket lottery machines.

C. An operation licensee may be required by the Agency to qualify for and become authorized to operate under the Expanded Cashing Authority Program as set forth in COMAR 36.02.03.06.

D. An operation licensee shall locate the licensed instant ticket lottery machines in its primary meeting hall.

E. The Agency may restrict the permissible location within a facility of instant ticket lottery machines.

F. An operation licensee shall enter into an agreement with the Agency regarding the instant ticket lottery machine program that provides for the:

(1) Payment of rent for the instant ticket lottery machines;

(2) Power, utility, security, and HVAC needs of the instant ticket lottery machines; and

(3) Operation, maintenance, ticket retention, record keeping, and reporting requirements of the instant ticket lottery machines.