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9-433. Lottery or raffle; local control; section, how construed.(1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, any county or incorporated municipality may, by resolution or ordinance, tax, regulate, control, or prohibit any lottery or raffle within the boundaries of such county or the corporate limits of such incorporated municipality. No county may impose a tax or otherwise regulate, control, or prohibit any lottery within the corporate limits of an incorporated municipality. Any tax imposed pursuant to this subsection shall be remitted to the general fund of the county or incorporated municipality imposing such tax.(2) No licensed organization may conduct a lottery or raffle and no person may engage in lottery or raffle activity within the boundaries of any Class 6 or Class 7 county as classified under section 23-1114.01 or within the corporate limits of any city of the metropolitan or primary class until specific authorization has been granted by ordinance or resolution of the city or county to conduct a lottery, raffle, or related activity. Any ordinance or resolution that provides specific authorization for a lottery, raffle, or related activity may tax, regulate, or otherwise control such lottery, raffle, or related activity.(3) Nothing in this section shall be construed to authorize any lottery or raffle not otherwise authorized under Nebraska law. SourceLaws 1983, LB 259, § 60; Laws 1984, LB 949, § 69; R.S.Supp.,1984, § 9-195; Laws 1986, LB 1027, § 154.