The text determines as guidelines: municipal social security, and in each lottery modality explored, at least, the percentage destined by the Union for the same purpose must be observed; the financing of actions and projects and the contribution of funding resources in the areas of social assistance, human rights, sports, culture, health and public safety, in addition to animal welfare; and the payment of prizes, the payment of income tax levied on the prize and the coverage of expenses related to the cost and maintenance of the operation of the municipal lottery.
The bill foresees that the City Hall will adopt the guarantee systems that it deems convenient for the security against adulteration or contracting of tickets. It will also regulate the delivery of amounts intended for social security, the income tax levied on the award and other legal beneficiaries.
“This councilor believes that the proposal will generate benefits for the citizens who had part of their funds lost during the pandemic, thus facilitating the economic recovery of the population of our city. We have no doubt that this draft law is in tune with the understanding of the Federal Supreme Court, according to which States and Municipalities can explore this type of service provision, as long as the destination has specific objectives,” concluded councilor Militão.
Source: Portal Atibaia