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CHAPTER 689. DREAMCATCHER—TEMPORARY REGULATIONS

Sec.


689.1.    Dreamcatcher layout; physical characteristics.
689.2.    Wagers and rotation of the wheel.
689.3.    Payout odds.

Authority

   The temporary provisions of this Chapter 689 issued under 4 Pa.C.S. § §  1202(b)(30), 13A02(1) and (2) and 13A03, unless otherwise noted.

Source

   The temporary provisions of this Chapter 689 adopted November 27, 2020, effective November 28, 2020, expire November 28, 2022, 50 Pa.B. 6778, unless otherwise noted.

§ 689.1. Dreamcatcher layout; physical characteristics.

 (a)  Dreamcatcher shall be conducted at a circular wheel at least 5 feet in diameter. The rim of the wheel must be divided into 54 equally spaced sections with 23 containing the number 1, 15 sections containing the number 2, 7 sections containing the number 5, 4 sections containing the number 10, 2 sections containing the number 20, 1 section containing the number 40, 1 section containing a 2x symbol and 1 section containing a 7x symbol.

 (b)  The sections required under subsection (a) must be arranged clockwise around the rim of the wheel in the following order: 7x, 2, 1, 5, 1, 2, 5, 1, 2, 10, 1, 2, 1, 20, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 5, 1, 2, 10, 1, 5, 1, 2, 2x, 1, 5, 1, 40, 2, 1, 2, 1, 10, 2, 1, 5, 1, 2, 1, 5, 2, 1, 20, 1, 2, 1, 10, 1, 2, 1.

 (c)  Each section of the wheel displays the payout odds in §  689.3 (relating to payout odds) for the wager placed. For example, the payout odds for sections with the number 2 are 2 to 1.

 (d)  The sections containing the 2x symbol and 7x symbol act as multipliers and trigger a subsequent bonus spin.

 (e)  The wheel must contain a clapper capable of selecting a particular section of the wheel upon the conclusion of the spin.

 (f)  Each Dreamcatcher table must have a drop box and a tip box attached on the same side of the gaming table as, but on opposite sides of, the dealer, as approved by the Bureau of Casino Compliance in accordance with §  601a.10(g) (relating to approval of table game layouts, signage and equipment).

 (g)  The layout for a Dreamcatcher table shall be submitted to the Bureau of Gaming Operations and approved in accordance with §  601a.10(a) and contain, at a minimum:

   (1)  The name or logo of the certificate holder.

   (2)  Specific betting areas for the placement of wagers including spaces for 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 40.

   (3)  The payout odds for each of the permissible wagers.

   (4)  The minimum or maximum wagers, or both, that may be placed and the maximum payout limit per round, if applicable.

§ 689.2. Wagers and rotation of the wheel.

 (a)  Prior to the spin of the wheel, the dealer shall announce ‘‘no more bets.’’

 (b)  The wheel shall be spun by the dealer in either direction and must complete at least three revolutions to constitute a valid spin.

 (c)  A wager shall be settled in accordance with the wager’s position on the layout when the clapper comes to rest in a section of the wheel.

 (d)  If the clapper comes to rest between two numbers or symbols upon completion of the spin of the wheel, the spin shall be void and the dealer shall respin the wheel.

 (e)  Upon completion of the spin, if the wheel comes to rest on a section of the wheel with 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 or 40, the dealer shall first collect all losing wagers and then pay off all winning wagers in accordance with §  689.3 (relating to payout odds).

 (f)  If upon competition of the spin the wheel comes to rest on the 2x or 7x section of the wheel, a bonus spin round is triggered the dealer shall spin the wheel again and pay winning wagers in accordance with §  689.3(b) and (c).

§ 689.3. Payout odds.

 (a)  A certificate holder shall pay out winning Dreamcatcher wagers at no less than the odds in the following paytable:

Result Payout Odds
1 1 to 1
2 2 to 1
5 5 to 1
10 10 to 1
20 20 to 1
40 40 to 1

 (b)  If upon completion of the bonus spin the wheel comes to rest on a section of the wheel with 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 or 40, the multiplier shall be applied to the result of the bonus spin, and the original wagers shall be settled accordingly. For example, a 2x bonus spin results in the wheel coming to rest in a section of the wheel with a 10 (10 to 1 odds). The original wager shall be paid at 20 to 1 odds.

 (c)  If upon completion of the bonus spin the wheel comes to rest on the 2x or 7x section of the wheel, the bonus spin round continues and the multipliers shall stack until the a spin occurs with the wheel comes to rest in a section of the wheel with 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 or 40. For example, a 2x bonus spin results in the wheel coming to rest in the 7x section. The subsequent bonus spin results in the wheel coming to rest in a section of the wheel with a 10 (10 to 1 odds). The original wager shall be paid at 140 to 1 odds.

Cross References

   This section cited in 58 Pa. Code §  689.1 (relating to Dreamcatcher layout; physical characteristics); and 58 Pa. Code §  689.2 (relating to wagers and rotation of the wheel).



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