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58 Pa. Code § 653b.3. Bad Beat bonus wager additional paytable options.

§ 653b.3. Bad Beat bonus wager additional paytable options.

 (a)  If the certificate holder offers the Bad Beat bonus wager as authorized under §  653a.7(d)(6) (relating to wagers), the certificate holder may, if specified in its Rules Submission form filed under §  601a.2 (relating to table games Rules Submissions), offer players an alternate paytable to the paytables outlined in §  653a.12(g) (relating to payout odds; Envy bonus; rate of progression; payout limitation).

 (b)  The additional Bad Beat bonus wager paytable option is as follows:

Hand Paytable C
Straight flush 2,500 to 1
Four-of-a-kind 500 to 1
Full house 50 to 1
Flush 30 to 1
Straight 20 to 1
Three-of-a-kind 9 to 1

 (c)  Notwithstanding the provisions in this section, the rules and procedures governing the Bad Beat bonus wager under § §  653a.2, 653a.7, 653a.11, 653a.12(h) and 653a.13 shall remain in effect.


   The temporary provisions of this §  653b.3 added under 4 Pa.C.S. § §  1202(b)(30), 13A02(1) and (2) and 13A03.


   The temporary provisions of this §  653b.3 added March 22, 2024, effective March 23, 2024, expire March 23, 2026, 54 Pa.B. 1537.

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