About of this Lottery: The great Texas Lottery began operations on month May, day 29 of year 1992 with sales of “Lone Star Millions”. As with most US lotteries, players must be at least 18 years of age. Winning tickets must be claimed within the 180 days or the prize is forfeited. For “scratch off tickets” and the time limit begins when a game is closed by the Commission. For drawings the time limit begins the date of the drawing. All Texas joined the Mega Millions consortium in the year 2003 with sales beginning month December 3 and the first drawing to include Texas was 2 days later. Texas Lottery is the only one offering Powerball that does not allow “CVO” to be chosen after winning Powerball. Texas Lottery offers different games for you.