DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Thoroughbred Racing Commission
1001 Thoroughbred Racing Rules and Regulations
The Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission in accordance with 3 Del.C. §10103(c) has proposed changes to its rules and regulations. The proposal amends the rules and regulations to conform to recently revised national standards for the acceptable levels of phenylbutazone and oxyphenbutazone in thoroughbred race horses.
A public hearing will be held on March 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the second floor conference room of the Horseman’s Office, located on the grounds of Delaware Park, 777 Delaware Park Boulevard, Wilmington, Delaware 19804 where members of the public can 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 Boulevard, Wilmington, Delaware 19804. Persons wishing to submit written comments may forward these to the Board at the above address. The final date to receive written comments will be at the public hearing.
The Board will consider promulgating the proposed regulation at its regularly scheduled meeting following the public hearing.