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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 11. Gaming
Agency 5. Virginia Lottery Board
Chapter 70. Sports Betting
7/18/2024

11VAC5-70-210. Minors and prohibited players.

A. A permit holder may not permit wagers to be placed by minors and shall maintain a system approved by the director through which it verifies that wagers are not made by minors.

B. A permit holder shall submit to the director for approval its methodology for verifying the age of an individual who wishes to place a wager on a sporting event and shall notify the director before making changes to its methodology or replacing a sports betting supplier or vendor who provides age verification services for the permit holder.

C. A permit holder shall prevent a minor from collecting payouts or winnings from its sports betting operation.

D. A permit holder shall confidentially maintain the Virginia Lottery Exclusion List of prohibited individuals that is provided to permit holders by the director and shall prevent prohibited individuals from placing wagers through its platform. A permit holder shall maintain a system approved by the director through which the permit holder verifies that wagers are not placed by such prohibited individuals.

E. A permit holder shall submit to the director for approval its screening methodology for preventing prohibited individuals from utilizing its sports betting platform and shall notify the director before making any changes to its methodology.

F. A permit holder shall prohibit a prohibited individual from placing a wager on a sporting event and from collecting payouts or winnings.

Statutory Authority

§§ 58.1-4007, 58.1-4015.1, and 58.1-4030 through 58.1-4047 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 37, Issue 4, eff. October 12, 2020.

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