The guest licensee shall do all of the following:
(1) Conduct intertrack wagering via core to
core or machine (TIM) to tote transmissions with the host track.
(2) The totalizator operator shall
discontinue intertrack wagers upon the issuance of the stop bet command issued
by the host track steward, or if the stop bet command is not received, at the
time the lure begins its movement. All guest tracks shall signal the cessation
of wagering by sounding an off bell.
(3) Only offer pools which are the same as
those offered by the host licensee, but the guest licensee is not required to
offer all pools offered by the host licensee. Guest licensees may elect to
exclude pools offered by the host licensee upon contractual agreement between
the guest licensee and the host licensee. The host track shall also determine
the minimum ticket price that is available for each pool.
(4) Cycle of frequency of the change of odds
displayed on the display devices at intervals of not more than 60 seconds. An
explanation shall be provided in the racing program indicating that odds and
other wagering information may be delayed due to the accumulation and transfer
of intertrack wagering data.
order to facilitate the transfer of money between host tracks and guest tracks,
perform a daily reconciliation of its racing accounts and all amounts due to or
from the host track. The frequency of the transfer of monies between host
tracks and guest tracks shall be as specified by contract, but shall occur at
tickets sold at guest tracks conform to the requirements of s.
, and be identified as
than one hour and not later than 15 minutes prior to the commencement of
transmission of a race, perform a test program of its transmitter, encryption
decoding, or other systems or devices approved by the division, data
communication to assure proper operation of the broadcast system. Any
irregularity shall be reported immediately to the division auditor, pursuant to
(8) Provide sufficient television monitors in
each totalizator room at the guest track to provide key totalizator employees a
view of all animals starting in each race at any host track.
(9) Maintain a facsimile machine located in
the totalizator room. In the event that a manual transmission of data is
necessary the facsimile machine shall be the priority method of receiving any
changes in the host track racing program, or any wagering data.
(10) Maintain a direct private line telephone
with the host track located in the totalizator room. Such direct private line
telephone communication will be used to receive information during instances
when facsimile transmission is not possible, or when facsimile transmission is
not timely due to urgency of communication. Any direct private line telephone
communication shall be confirmed in writing by the mutuel manager or designee
within 24 hours of the end of the program. A copy shall be provided to the
(11) Display the
same post time as the host track for all intertrack races.
(a) If satellite transmission is utilized, a
downlink system which does not interfere with the closed circuit television
system utilized by the guest track association for patron
(b) Such security
controls over its communication system, as approved by the division, as are
necessary to protect the security of the signals, protect the best interests of
the public and to maximize revenues to the state as approved by the
(c) One or more
information windows to address patron complaints, questions, inquiries, and
which shall contain a copy of the division's administrative rules for patron
(13) All monies
retained by a guest track from intertrack wagering pools as purse monies shall
be deposited weekly in an interest-bearing account. All proceeds from the
account, including interest, shall be distributed as purses as approved by the