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Rule No.Rule Title
1696The Start.
Rule TextExcept in cases of emergency, every horse shall be started from an approved starting gate bythe starter. If the doors at the front of the starting gate stall should not open due to amechanical failure or a malfunction of the starting gate, when the starter dispatches the field,or should a horse not be in the starting gate stall when the field is dispatched, thereby causingsuch horse to be left, the starter shall immediately report such fact to the stewards, and thestewards may declare such left horse to be a non-starter. HISTORY: 1. Amendment filed 4-10-75; effective 5-10-75.

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