Reasons for postponement,
. In case of unfavorable weather, or other unavoidable
cause, the association, with the approval of the commission or its appointed
representative, may postpone the races. When a racing program is postponed, the
races scheduled shall be rescheduled as follows:
(1) Early closing, late closing races, stakes
and futurities shall be postponed to the next racing day.
(2) If there is no time remaining in the
scheduled race meeting and it cannot be extended to permit the race to be
programmed, the entrance money and forfeits shall be divided equally among the
nominators who have horses on the grounds declared in and eligible to
(3) Unless conditions
prescribe to the contrary, stakes and futurities shall not be transferred to
another meeting without the unanimous consent of the association and of all
those having horses eligible to the event.
(4) Overnight races may be postponed and
carried over not more than two (2) racing days.
Rain checks. In the event of
cancellation of any program after the completion of fifty percent (50%) or more
of the races scheduled to be run on such program, no rain checks or other
similar forms of deferred admissions shall be issued or if issued on
admittance, no rain checks will be validated. In the event of cancellation of
any program before the completion of fifty percent (50%) or more of the races
scheduled to be run on such program, rain checks or other similar forms of
deferred free admissions shall be issued but no rain check or other form of
deferred free admission shall be valid beyond the close of the meeting at which
it is issued.