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This is answered at the StackExchange bounty FAQ. If a user account is deleted with an outstanding bounty, then the Community user becomes the bounty owner, and the points are eventually awarded following the "no intervention" rules.


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You can find links to some basic information about bounties in the corresponding tag-info. These two points from the faq item How does the bounty system work? are relevant: You must have at least 75 reputation to start a bounty, and at least as much reputation as the bounty amount. and If you have already answered the question before, the minimum ...


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