(b) The lottery commission may require that the manufacturer transport two working models of a video lottery terminal to the location designated by the lottery commission for testing, examination and analysis. When this is required:
(1) The manufacturer shall pay all costs of testing, examination, analysis and transportation of the video lottery terminal models. The testing, examination and analysis of any video lottery terminal model may require dismantling of the terminal, and some tests may result in damage or destruction to one or more electronic components of the terminal model. The lottery commission may require that the manufacturer provide specialized equipment or pay for the services of an independent technical expert to test the terminal; and
(2) The manufacturer shall pay the cost of transportation of two video lottery terminals to lottery headquarters. The lottery commission shall conduct an acceptance test to determine terminal functions and central system compatibility. If the video lottery terminal fails the commission conducted acceptance test, the manufacturer shall make all modifications required by the commission.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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