2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
November 1, 2019 - Introduced by Representatives Katsma, Zimmerman, Bowen,
Krug, L. Myers, Nygren, Plumer, Tusler and Stubbs, cosponsored by
Senators Darling and L. Taylor. Referred to Committee on State Affairs.
AB586,1,2 1An Act to amend 565.17 (3) of the statutes; relating to: use of debit card for
2lottery purchase.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill allows lottery tickets or lottery shares to be purchased from a retailer
using a debit card. Under current law, lottery tickets or lottery shares may only be
purchased using cash.
For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as
an appendix to this bill.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
AB586,1 3Section 1 . 565.17 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB586,1,64 565.17 (3) Cash or debit card sales. Lottery tickets or lottery shares may be
5sold only for cash or for payment by debit card. Payment by credit card, charge card,
6or any similar form of deferred payment is prohibited
AB586,1,77 (End)