FI(LEGAL) - SOLICITATIONS

Charitable Raffles

"Raffle"

"Qualified Nonprofit Organization"

Does not distribute any of its income to its members, officers, or governing body, other than as reasonable compensation for services;

Has existed for the three preceding years;

Does not devote a substantial part of its activities to attempting to influence legislation and does not participate or intervene in any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office in any manner, including by publishing or distributing statements or making campaign contributions;

Qualifies for and has obtained an exemption from federal income tax from the Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c), Internal Revenue Code of 1986; and

Does not have or recognize any local chapter, affiliate, unit, or subsidiary organization in this state.

Occupations Code 2002.003(a)

"Qualified Organization"

Generally

Student Organizations

North Central Texas College

FI(LEGAL)-LJC

UPDATE 28

DATE ISSUED: 3/26/2013