DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Thoroughbred Racing Commission
The Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission in accordance with 3 Del.C. §10103(c) has proposed changes to its rules and regulations. The proposed rule change amends Section 14.6 of the rules and regulations to allow a Jockey, if unseated during the parade to the post, to re-mount in the vicinity of where the Jockey was unseated, instead of having to return to the area at which thrown.
A public hearing will be held on March 16, 2010, at 10:00 a.m., in the second floor conference room of the Horsemen's Office, located on the grounds of Delaware Park, 777 Delaware Park Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19804, where members of the public may offer comments. Anyone wishing to receive a copy of the proposed regulations may obtain a copy from the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission, 777 Delaware Park Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19804. Copies are also published online at the Register of Regulations website: http://regulations.delaware.gov/services/current_issue.shtml. Persons wishing to submit written comments may forward these to the attention of John F. Wayne, Executive Director, at the above address. The final date to receive written comments will be March 16, 2010, at the public hearing.