(1) No greyhound shall be entered, permitted
to race, schooled or kenneled at any racetrack licensed by the board unless it
has been tattooed and properly registered in the stud book maintained and kept
by the National Greyhound Association in the name(s) of all owners.
(2) The National Greyhound Association shall
be recognized as the official breeding registry of all greyhounds and the
Greyhound Publications Inc. Information System shall be recognized as the
official report keeping agency of the past performance lines on every greyhound
raced at an official track licensed by a racing jurisdiction. The division may
certify any greyhound whose lack of registration with the approved registry is
attributable to arbitrary, discriminatory or other unreasonable action or
inaction on the part of the National Greyhound Association.
certificates. A certificate of registration for each greyhound shall be
filed with the racing secretary at the racetrack where said greyhound is to be
officially schooled, entered or raced. The last six performance lines, if
applicable, and the racing history of the greyhound shall also be made
available to the racing secretary.
certificates. All certificates of registration shall be available at all
times for inspection by the division.
Transfers. Any transfer of
any title to, leasehold or other interest in greyhounds schooled, entered or
racing at any track under the jurisdiction of the division shall be registered
and recorded by the National Greyhound Association. No transfer of title shall
be effective until a copy of the transfer certificate is returned from the
National Greyhound Association.
Sale of greyhound. Any sale of a greyhound shall be documented,
detailing any conditions of the sale. All owners shall be licensed before the
greyhound is eligible to be entered in a race.
Leases. All leases or
assignment of leases in greyhounds schooled, entered or racing at any track
under the jurisdiction of the division shall be registered and recorded with
the National Greyhound Association.
Requirement - recognition of
interest. No title, leasehold or other interest, in any greyhound will
be recognized by the division until such title, leasehold or other interest is
evidenced by written instrument duly filed with and recorded by the National
Greyhound Association and certified copies thereof filed with the division and
the racing secretary at the racetrack where said greyhound is to be schooled,
entered or raced.