Contest Rules

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Take Care of Texas Contest Rules

Share your experience with rainwater collecting by answering the questions in the Rainwater Harvesting Poll and providing your email address. One lucky person who enters by Dec. 13 will be selected at random to win a Samsung Galaxy TabA, provided by H-E-B.

The contest is being promoted in the Take Care of Texas News You Can Use monthly e-newsletter. The contest ends at 11:59 p.m. on Dec. 13, 2017.

Take Care of Texas Contest Rules

  • Only one entry per person. Anyone found using multiple accounts to enter will be ineligible.
  • Entrants must be 18 years of age or older and a legal U.S. resident. 
  • Current employees and their immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children, and each of the respective spouses or people living in the same household of each) of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) or H-E-B are not eligible to participate.
  • To be eligible for the drawing, each entrant must complete the Rainwater Harvesting Poll and provide their email address. 
  • All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Late entries will not be accepted. The winning entries will be randomly drawn on December 14, 2017. We will attempt to notify the winners the same day by
    • emailing the participant. 
  • If we cannot connect with the winner directly by 11:59 p.m. on December 17, 2017, another entry will be drawn. 
  • Winner will be chosen by the following method: All qualifying entries will be exported into a numbered database. Each entry will be assigned a number according to the order in which it was received. Take Care of Texas will use the app R.N.G “Random Number Generator” to choose one number at random. The entry matching the number chosen will be determined as the winner. Odds of winning are dependent on the amount of entries received. 
  • Prize includes
    • a Samsung Galaxy TabA, provided by H-E-B. 

      • Prizes are non-transferable. 
  • Void where prohibited. No purchase necessary.
  • Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for TCEQ to use the winners’ names, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state only), in printed, broadcast, or news media or social media, in perpetuity, in any manner they deem appropriate in connection with promoting this or any other contest and/or promotion, without further compensation.”
  • The chosen winner must provide a physical mailing address when contacted to send the prize. P.O. Boxes will not be accepted.
  • No obligation or liability is assumed by TCEQ in connection with the contest. 
  • By participating, entrants agree that TCEQ shall not be liable for any and all claims, damages, losses or injuries, including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, this contest, including entry and participation in this contest and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes. All entrants further agree that in the event of any third party claims, damages, losses or injuries or death arising from or relating to this contest or winners’ use of the prize, they will indemnify TCEQ from any and all such claims, including the attorneys’ fees related thereto.
  • By entering the contest, contestants agree to the above rules and regulations.

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