Ticket Validation Requirements
(1)General: Besides meeting all of the other requirements in OAR Chapter 177 and as may be printed on each ticket, the following validation requirements apply to Scratch-it game tickets.
(2)Requirements: Except as otherwise provided for validation of lost damaged or destroyed tickets, to be a valid Scratch-it game ticket it must meet, all of the following requirements:
(a)Play Symbols: Where applicable, each of the play symbols must have a play symbol caption underneath, and each play symbol must agree with its play symbol caption.
(b)Legibility: Where applicable, each of the play symbols and play symbol captions must be present in its entirety and be legible.
(c)Specifications: Each of the play symbols and its play symbol caption must be printed according to game specifications.
(d)Completeness of Information: The game number, pack number, ticket number, bar code, bar code number, and VIRN number must be present and all information must correspond with the Lottery’s computer records.
(e)Printing Order: The play symbols, play symbol captions, game number, pack-ticket number, and VIRN number must be right-side-up and not reversed in any manner.
(f)Pack-Ticket Number: The ticket must have exactly one pack-ticket number.
(g)VIRN: The VIRN number of an apparent high-tier winning ticket must appear on the Lottery’s official record of winning ticket VIRN numbers, and a ticket with that VIRN number must not have been paid previously.
(h)Artwork: Each of the following must correspond to the artwork on file at the Lottery: Play symbols on the ticket, play symbol captions, pack-ticket numbers, display printing, game numbers, retailer validation code, and ticket VIRN number.
(i)Multi-Page Tickets: In the case of Scratch-it tickets consisting of multiple pages designed to remain intact, the individual pages must not be detached from each other. Such separated multi-page tickets will be considered damaged tickets.
Rule 177-050-0027 — Ticket Validation Requirements,