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New/Amended Administrative Regulations

Administrative regulations pertaining to horse racing that have been filed but have not yet become effective. 

Chapter 2 General:

2-001 Definitions

2-010 Racing Commission and Administrative Staff

2-020 Thoroughbred and Flat Racing Officials

2-030 Chemical Dependency

2-040 Stewards

2-050 Judges and Standardbred Racing Officials

2-060 Owners' Authorized Agents and Jockey Agents

2-070 Thoroughbred and Other Flat Racing Associations

2-080 Standardbred Racing Associations

Chapter 3 Licensing:

3-001 Definitions

3-010 Licensing of Racing Associations

3-020 Licensing of Racing Participants

3-030 Licensing Totalizer Companies

3-040 Advance Deposit Account Wagering

3-050 Simulcast Facilities

Chapter 4 Flat and Steeplechase Racing:

4-001 Definitions​

4-010 Horses

4-020 Weights

4-030 Entries, Subscriptions and Declarations

4-040 Running of the Race

4-050 Claiming Races

4-060 Objections and Complaints

4-070 Jockeys and Apprentices

4-080 Steeplechase Racing

4-090 Owners

4-100 Trainers

Chapter 5 Standardbred Racing:

5-001 Definitions

5-010 Registration and Identification of Horses

5-020 Eligibility and Classification

5-030 Claiming Races

5-040 Farm, Corporate or Stable Name

5-050 Stakes and Futurities

5-060 Entries and Starters

5-070 Running of the Race

5-080 Harness Racing at County Fairs

Chapter 6 Pari-Mutuel Racing:

6-020 Calculation of Payouts and Distribution Pools

Chapter 7 Incentives and Developments:

7-010 Backside Improvement Fund

7-020 Kentucky Thoroughbred Breeders' Incentive Fund

7-030 Kentucky Thoroughbred Development Fund

7-040 Kentucky Standardbred Development Fund and Kentucky Standardbred Breeders' Incentive Fund

7-060 Kentucky Quarter Horse, Paint Horse, Appaloosa and Arabian Development Fund

7-070 Violations, Discipline, Disputes and Investigation

Chapter 8 Medication Guidelines:

8-010 Medications, Testing Procedures, Prohibited Practices

8-020 Drug, Medication and Substance Classification Schedule and Withdrawl Guidelines

8-030 Disciplinary Measures and Penalties

8-040 Out of Competition Testing

8-050 International Medication Protocol as a Condition of a Race 

8-060 Post Race Sampling and Testing Procedures

Chapter 9 Hearings:

9-010 Hearings, Reviews and Appeals

Repealer Regs

810 Chapter 1:

810 KAR 1-301

811 Chapter 1:

811 KAR 1-301

811 Chapter 2:

811 KAR 2-301​