following are deemed to be corrupt practices:
(1) Giving, offering or promising, directly
or indirectly, a bribe in any form to any person licensed by the
accepting or offering to accept a bribe in any form by a person licensed by the
(3) Failure of a
licensee to notify the stewards immediately of an offer, promise, request or
suggestion for a bribe or improper or fraudulent practice made to the
(4) Wilfully entering or
causing or permitting to be entered, or to start in a race, a horse which he
knows or has reason to believe to be disqualified.
(5) Having any electrical or mechanical
device or other appliance designed to increase or decrease the speed of a
horse, other than the ordinary whip, on the grounds of an association, whether
on the person or in the premises occupied by a person on the grounds.
(6) Offering or receiving money or any other
benefit for declaring an entry from a race.
(7) Conspiring or influencing the committing
of an intentional foul in a race.
(8) Instructing a jockey to ride so as to
commit an intentional foul.
Soliciting bets from the public by any method by any occupational
(10) Tampering or
attempting to tamper with any horse in such a way as to affect its speed in a
race, or counselling or aiding such tampering in any way.
Committing or conspiring to commit or
assisting in the commission of any improper, corrupt or fraudulent act or
practice in relation to racing.
Any violator of this section shall be punished as the stewards
may deem proper, including reference to the commission.
(1) Persons denied
admission to tracks. Anyone who has been ruled off or who has been suspended,
whether temporarily for investigation or otherwise, and anyone penalized as in
this section provided, by the commission, the stewards or by the highest
official regulatory racing body having jurisdiction where the offense occurred,
shall be denied admission to all facilities licensed or operated by the
commission until duly reinstated, unless otherwise determined by the
(2) Persons barred from
racing. A person whose license has been revoked or has been suspended, whether
temporarily for investigation or otherwise, and so long as his exclusion or
suspension continues shall not be qualified, whether acting as agent or
otherwise, to subscribe for or to enter or to run any horse for any race either
in his own name or in that of any other person.
(3) Horses suspended. All horses in the
charge of a trainer whose license has been revoked or has been suspended,
whether temporarily for investigation or otherwise, shall be automatically
suspended from racing during the period of the trainer's exclusion or
suspension. Permission may be given by the stewards for the transfer of such
horses to another trainer during such period, and upon such approval such
horses shall again be eligible to race.
Horses entered under different
(1) No horse shall be allowed to
enter or start if the highest official regulatory racing body having
jurisdiction of the offense previously has determined that the horse was
knowingly entered or raced under a name other than its own by a person having
lawful custody or control of the animal at the time it was so entered or
(2) No horse shall be
allowed to enter or start if it has been previously determined by the highest
official regulatory racing body having jurisdiction of the offense that a
person having lawful custody or control of the animal participated in or
assisted in the entry of racing of some other horse under the name of the horse
(3) For the purposes
of rule (c) (1) and (2) of this section, the "name" of a horse means the name
reflected in the registration certificate or racing permit issued with respect
to the horse in question by the jockey club.