53ER15-5. Cash Mine Second Chance Promotion  

Effective on Thursday, January 8, 2015
  • 1(1) 2Beginning 3J4anuary 5163, 720185, 9through 10April 115, 12201135, 14the 15Florida Lottery will conduct the 20Cash Mine 22Second Chance Promotion 25in which 27players can enter non-winning 31Florida Lottery Scratch-Off tickets 35from the following 38GOLD RUSH 40games 41on the Florida Lottery website for a chance to win 51a cash prize54:

    55(a) 56$10,000 58GOLD RUSH 60Instant Game Number 63126458;

    65(b) 66$50,000 68GOLD RUSH 70Instant G72ame 73N74umber 127659;

    77(c) 78$500,000 80GOLD RUSH 82Instant Game 84Number 85128660;

    87(d) 88$2,000,000 91GOLD RUSH 93Instant G95ame 96N97umber 98129961; and

    101(e) $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH Instant Game Number 1101249111.

    112W113inning 114Scratch-Off 115tickets 116from the above listed games 121cannot be used for entry in127to 128the 129Cash Mine 131Second Chance Promotion134.

    135(2) 136Drawings. 137Four 138Cash Mine 140second c142hance d144rawings 145will be held between 149February 1503, 1512011525, 153and 154April 7, 1562011575, 158from entries 160submitted before midnight ET 164on the last day of the entry period for each drawing175. Entries will be good for one drawing only. The 185entry periods and drawing dates 190are 191set forth in the table below.


    199Entry Period

    201Draw202ing 203Date


    205January 13, 2072012085 209210February 1, 2122012135

    214February 3, 2162012175


    219February 2, 2015 222223February 22, 2015

    226February 24, 2015


    230February 23, 2322012335 234235March 15, 2372012385

    239March 17, 2015


    243March 16, 2015 – April 2485, 2492015

    250April 2517, 2522015

    253(2543) 255Prizes. 256In each of 259the 260four 261Cash Mine 263second c265hance d267rawin268gs, 269the following prizes will be awarded 275in accordance with the table below.

    281Prize Level

    283Prize Amount

    285Number of Winners per Drawing










    302Total Prizes Per Drawing



    307(4) 308How to Enter. 311To enter a non-315winning 316$10,000 318GOLD RUSH, 320$50,000 322GOLD RUSH, 324$500,000 326GOLD RUSH, 328$2,000,000 331GOLD RUSH or $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH 339Scratch340-Off ticket in one of the 346second chance drawings, 349players must enter on the Florida Lottery’s website at 358flalottery.com359. On the home page of the 366Florida 367Lottery’s we369bsite, players can click on the Cash Mine Second Chance Promotion 380banner and follow the directions. Players will be prompted to log-in or register. The 24-digit ticket serial number (4-digit game number and 20-digit ticket number) is located 407below 408the play area 411on the front of a 416$10,000 418GOLD RUSH, 420$50,000 422GOLD RUSH, 424$500,000 426GOLD RUSH, 428$2,000,000 431GOLD RUSH and $600,000,000 437GOLD RUSH 439Scratch-Off ticket under the latex covering. Players are to scratch off the latex covering to reveal the number and enter the entire 24-digit ticket serial number in the designated ticket entry area on the webs474ite.

    475(5476) 477Entry Determination. 479Each 480non-winning 481$10,000 483GOLD RUSH, 485$50,000 487GOLD RUSH, 489$500,000 491GOLD RUSH, 493$2,000,000 496GOLD RUSH and $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH 504Scratch-O505ff 506ticket is assigned a 510predetermined number of entries 514that corresponds to the 518price 519of the non-winning ticket, 523as shown 525in the table 528below.

    529Ticket Price Point

    532Gold Rush 534Game

    535Number of Entries


    539$600,000,000 GOLD RUSH



    546$2,000,000 549GOLD RUSH



    555$505560,557000 558GOLD RUSH



    563$50,564000 565GOLD RUSH



    569$57010,571000 572GOLD RUSH


    575Players may enter as many times as they wish during the contest period; however, each valid tick592et number may only be used one 599time, for entry in603to 604one second chance drawing. Tickets should not be mailed to the 615Florida 616Lottery unless players are contacted by the Florida Lottery and requested to do so. Non-winning tickets received in the mail by the Florida Lottery will not be entered in the drawing and will not be returned. The odds of winning 656depend 657on the number of entries entered. 663All entries are subject to validation by the Florida Lottery and may be disqualified if eligibility requirements are not met.

    683(6684) 685Winner Selection. 687In 688each of the 691four 692drawings, a total of 696thirty697-four valid entries will be drawn 703by the 705Florida 706Lottery using a certified random number generation process. 714T715he first valid 718entry 719drawn will win the 723g724rand 725p726rize of 728$72925,730000731. 732T733he 734second through 736fourth 737valid entries drawn will each 742win a 744s745econd 746p747rize of 749$75010,075200 753and will be used in the order in which they were drawn to select an alternate grand prize winner in the event the grand prize 778cannot be awarded. 781The 782fifth 783through 784twenty-fourth 785valid entries drawn will 789each 790win a third prize of $1,000 797and 798will 799be 800used 801in the order in wh806ich they were 809drawn 810to select 812an 813alternate 814second 815p816rize winner in the 820event 821a 822second 823p824rize 825cannot be awarded. 828The twenty-fifth through 831thirty-fourth valid entries drawn will 836be used in the order in which they were drawn to select an alternate third prize winner in the event a third prize cannot be awarded.

    862(7) Notification.

    864(a) The prize867winners in each second chance drawing will be posted on fl878alottery.com after the drawing.

    882(b) 883The F885lo886r887ida Lottery will attempt to notify 893the 894grand 895prize winner and each 899second and third 902prize 903winner 904no later than twenty-four hours after the winner 912is 913posted on the Florida Lottery’s website. Notification will be made by telephone, U.S. mail or email using the contact information provided in the winner’s registration data. If the Florida Lottery is unable to have personal contact with 950a 951grand, second or third 955prize winner within 958two weeks 960of the date of the drawing, the winner will forfeit his or her right to claim the prize and the Florida Lottery will award the prize to the first alternate winner 991of the applicable prize in accordance with 998subsection (6) above1001. 1002If the Florida Lottery is unable to have personal contact with the first alternate winner within 1018two weeks 1020of the date of award of the prize, the alternate winner will forfeit his or her right to claim the prize and the Florida Lottery will award the prize to a second alternate winner. This process will continue until an alternate is contacted or the Florida Lottery has exhausted the list of available alternates. If the 1076Florida 1077Lottery is unable to contact an alternate, the prize will not be awarded.

    1090(109181092) 1093How to Claim a Prize. 1098To claim 1100the 1101grand 1102prize or a 1105second or third 1108prize in a second chance drawing, the winner must submit to the Florida Lottery the original valid non-winning 1126$10,000 1128GOLD RUSH, 1130$50,000 1132GOLD RUSH, 1134$500,000 1136GOLD RUSH, 1138$2,000,000 1141GOLD RUSH or $600,000,000 1147GOLD RUSH 1149Scratch-Off 1150ticket bearing the entry number selected in the drawing. Without such ticket, the winner will forfeit his or her right to claim a prize. 1174The w1176inner must submit the valid entry ticket along with a completed Winner Claim Form DOL 173-2, revised 11939/13, 1194or Spanish Winner Claim Form DOL 173-2S, revised 12029/13 1203and a copy of acceptable identification 1209as set forth in the rule of the Florida Lottery governing payment of prizes. A copy of the current prize payment rule can be obtained from the Florida Lottery, Office of the General Counsel, 250 Marriott Drive, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-4011. 1249Forms DOL 173-2 and DOL 173-2S are hereby incorporated by reference 1260and may be obtained at any 1266Florida 1267Lottery office, from the Florida Lottery’s website at 1275flalottery.com, 1276or by writing to: Florida Lottery, Customer Service, 250 Marriott Drive, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-4016. The required 1292documentation 1293must be received by the Florida Lottery no later than two weeks after the Florida Lottery has made personal contact with the winner. If the Florida Lottery has not received the required 1325documentation 1326from 1327a 1328grand, 1329second or third 1332prize winner by the fourteenth day after notification, the winner will forfeit his or her right to claim the prize and the Florida Lottery will award the prize to an alternate winner as described in subsections (6) and (7) above. 1372A1373n alternate 1375grand 1376or 1377second 1378prize winner who has claimed a lesser prize at the time of notification that he or she is the alternate winner of a greater prize will receive the difference in cash between the greater and lesser prizes. 1415An 1416alternate winner of 1419a 1420third 1421prize will be required to 1426submit the original non-winning 1430$10,000 1432GOLD RUSH, 1434$50,000 1436GOLD RUSH, 1438$500,000 1440GOLD RUSH, 1442$2,000,000 1445GOLD RUSH, or $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH 1453Scratch-Off ticket and the required documentation in order to claim the 1464third 1465prize. Therefore, 1467alternate 1468third 1469prize winners should retain the original non-winning 1476$10,000 1478GOLD RUSH, 1480$50,000 1482GOLD RUSH, 1484$500,000 1486GOLD RUSH , 1488$2,000,000 1491GOLD RUSH or $600,000,000 1497GOLD RUSH 1499Scratch-Off ticket until notified by the Florida Lottery that the 1509third 1510prize1511s 1512ha1513ve 1514been fulfilled.

    1516(151791518) 1519Award of 1521Grand 1522Prizes. 1523Upon 1524the Florida Lottery’s receipt of a 1530g1531rand 1532p1533rize 1534winner’s required documentation, the Lottery will 1540award a prize of $154525,1546000, 1547less applicable federal tax withholding.

    1552(1155301554) 1555Award of Second Prizes. 1559Upon 1560the Florida Lottery’s receipt of a second prize winner’s required documentation, the Lottery will award a prize of $10,000, less applicable federal tax withholding.

    1585(11) Award of Third Prizes. Upon 1591the Florida Lottery’s receipt of a third prize winner’s required documentation, the Lottery will award a prize of $1,000.

    1611(1161221613) 1614Taxes. 1615A1616ll federal, state and/or local taxes or other fees on the prizes won in the 1631Cash Mine 1633Second Chance Promotion 1636will be the responsibility of the winner.

    1643(1164431645) 1646Oth1647er Restrictions and Provisions.

    1651(a) 1652All prizes are subject to the provisions of Chapter 24, F1663.1664S1665., 1666and rules promulgated thereunder. 1670Prizes 1671shall be paid in accordance 1676with the rule 1679of the Florida Lotter1683y governing payment of prizes. 1688A copy of the current 1693prize payment 1695rule can be obtained from the Florida Lottery, Office of the General Counsel, 250 Marriott Drive, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-4011.

    1714(1715b1716) 1717All entries are subject to validation by the Florida Lottery and may 1729be disqualified if eligibility 1733requirements are not met.

    1737(1738c1739) 1740If 1741a 1742g1743rand, 1744second or third 1747p1748rize 1749winner 1750is identified as owing an outstanding debt to a state agency or child support collected through a court, the debt will be collected in accordance with 1776S1777ection 177824.115, 1779F1780.1781S.

    1782(1783d1784) Players must be at least 18 years of age. Persons 1795prohibited by 1797S1798ection 179924.116, 1800F1801.1802S1803., 1804from purchasing a Florida Lottery ticket are not eligible to play.

    1815(1816e1817) By entering 1820the 1821Cash Mine 1823Second Chance Promotion, 1826a player gives his or her permission for the Florida Lottery to photograph and/or videotape and record the prizewinner with or without prior notification and to use the name, photograph, videotape, and/or recording of the prizewinner for advertising or publicity purposes without additional compensation.

    1870(1871f1872) 1873Cash Mine 1875second chance d1878rawings shall be public, held in Tallahassee, Florida, and witnessed by an accountant employed by an independent certified public accounting firm. The results of each drawing will be available after the drawin1910g on the Florida Lottery’s webs1916ite at flalottery.com.

    1919Rulemaking Authority 192124.1051922(91923), 192424.109(1) FS. 1926Law Implemented 192824.105(9), 192924.115(1) FS. 1931History19321933New 19341-81935-1193651937.