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Rule No.Rule Title
1473Renovation of Dirt Racetrack.
Rule Text(a) Subject to limitations created by periods of inclement weather, all licensed racing facilities and training facilities used for timed and reported workouts which stable between 300 and 1100 racehorses in training shall provide at least one morning break for racetrack surface renovation. Racing facilities which stable more than 1100 racehorses in training shall provide at least two morning breaks to renovate the racetrack surface. For those racing facilities and training facilities with less than 300 racehorses, surface renovation shall be determined by the track maintenance supervisor and designated horsemen's representative stabled at the location. (b) For all licensed racing facilities and training facilities used for timed and reported workouts where standardbred horses are stabled, racetrack surface renovation shall be determined by the track maintenance supervisor and designated horsemen's representative stabled at the location. (c) Morning break renovation shall include, but is not limited to, watering, harrowing and/or floating, the racetrack surface at least two-thirds (2/3) of the width of the track from the inside rail to the outside rail of the main track. (d) Renovation between races shall include, but is not limited to, watering, harrowing and/or floating the racetrack surface at least the length of the starting gate from the inside rail to the outside of the main track for at least the distance of the next race. NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 19420, 19440 and 19481, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 19420, 19440 and 19481, Business and Professions Code. HISTORY: 1. New rule filed 5-24-94; effective 7-23-94. 2. Amendment filed 5-2-95; effective 6-1-95. 3. Amendment filed 12-23-96; effective 1-22-97.
 

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