Veteran lottery raffle — Created.
*** CHANGE IN 2013 *** (SEE 1982-S.SL) ***
Beginning in calendar year 2011, and on an annual basis thereafter, the lottery will offer a statewide raffle to benefit veterans and their families to be known as the veterans' raffle.
[2012 c 43 § 1; 2011 c 352 § 2.]
| Intent -- 2011 c 352: "In recognition of the extraordinary sacrifices made by the men and women serving in the United States armed forces, including Washington state's national guard and reserves, the legislature intends to authorize an ongoing source of funding to preserve the veterans innovations program. This important program provides assistance to military members and their families who face extreme financial hardships due to extended deployments." [2011 c 352 § 1.]|