Pennsylvania Code & Bulletin

• No statutes or acts will be found at this website.

The Pennsylvania Code website reflects the Pennsylvania Code changes effective through 54 Pa.B. 2336 (April 27, 2024).

58 Pa. Code § 633b.8. Lucky Aces wager.

§ 633b.8. Lucky Aces wager.

 (a)  If the certificate holder offers Blackjack on a fully automated electronic gaming table, the certificate holder may offer players the option to place a Lucky Aces wager which shall win if the player’s two cards and the dealer’s two cards contain at least one ace.

 (b)  The layout for a Blackjack table shall be submitted to the Bureau of Gaming Operations for approval in accordance with §  601a.10(a) (relating to approval of table game layouts, signage and equipment) and if the certificate holder offers the Lucky Aces wager, in addition to the requirements in §  633a.2 (relating to Blackjack table; card reader device; physical characteristics; inspections) the layout shall contain a separate area designated for the electronic placement of the Lucky Aces wager for each player.

 (c)  After placing a Blackjack wager, as required under §  633a.6(d) (relating to wagers), a player may place a Lucky Aces wager by electronically placing a value chip on the designated area of the table layout.

 (d)  The dealer shall then deal the cards in accordance with §  633a.7(a)—(l) (relating to procedure for dealing the cards; completion of each round of play). Immediately after the dealer’s hole card is turned face up on the layout, the dealer shall settle any Lucky Aces wagers. If any of the player’s two cards or the dealer’s two cards:

   (1)  Do not contain an ace, the losing Lucky Aces wagers shall be collected.

   (2)  Contain an ace, the winning Lucky Aces wagers shall be paid in accordance with subsection (e) based on the number of aces in the player and dealer hands.

 (e)  The certificate holder shall pay out winning Lucky Aces wagers at the odds in one of the following payout tables selected by the certificate holder in its Rules Submission form filed in accordance with §  601a.2 (relating to table games Rules Submissions):

Hand Paytable A Paytable B Paytable C Paytable D
4 Aces 500 to 1 500 to 1 1000 to 1 2000 to 1
3 Aces Same Suit 250 to 1 250 to 1 500 to 1 500 to 1
3 Aces 20 to 1 30 to 1 35 to 1 15 to 1
2 Aces Same Suit 8 to 1 12 to 1 16 to 1 10 to 1
2 Aces 5 to 1 5 to 1 5 to 1 4 to 1
1 Ace of Diamonds 2 to 1 2 to 1 2 to 1 2 to 1
1 Ace 1 to 1 1 to 1 1 to 1 1 to 1

 (f)  After settling the player’s Lucky Aces wager, the dealer shall complete the dealing procedures in §  633a.7(m)—(t).

No part of the information on this site may be reproduced for profit or sold for profit.

This material has been drawn directly from the official Pennsylvania Code full text database. Due to the limitations of HTML or differences in display capabilities of different browsers, this version may differ slightly from the official printed version.