DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Harness Racing Commission
501 Harness Racing Rules and Regulations
The Delaware Harness Racing Commission, pursuant to 3 Del.C. §10005, proposes to change its Rules 6 and 8. The Commission will hold a public hearing on the proposed rule changes on July 8, 2008. Written comments should be sent to Hugh J. Gallagher, Administrator of Harness Racing, Department of Agriculture, 2320 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901. Written comments will be accepted for thirty (30) days from the date of publication in the Register of Regulations on June 1, 2008.
The proposed changes are for the purpose of updating Rules 6 and 8 to reflect current policies, practices and procedures. Copies are published online at the Register of Regulations website: http://regulations.delaware.gov/services/current_issue.shtml A copy is also available for inspection at the Racing Commission office.
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 Section 13 of the rules and regulations to address Claiming Races by amending existing Rule 13.1.1, and adding Rule 13.20.
A public hearing will be held on June 24, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in the first floor conference room of the Horsemen's Office at Delaware Park, 777 Delaware Park Boulevard, Wilmington, Delaware 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. 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 at the public hearing.