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Rules amended to allow state stewards to void horse races

December
2006
Illinois Law Update
Page 650
The Illinois Racing Board has amended part 1306 of title 11, 11 Ill Adm Code 1306. The amendment permits state stewards to have a race voided and to have that race's wagers refunded. 

Requirements for trifecta and superfecta wagering are standardized

August
2006
Illinois Law Update
Page 404
The Illinois Racing Board has amended 11 Ill Adm Code 306, to create a common set of requirements for both harness and thorough-bred horse racing regarding trifecta wagering. 

Horseracing rules updated to punish horses running off stride

July
2006
Illinois Law Update
Page 334
The Illinois Racing Board has amended part 1318 of title 11, 11 Ill Adm Code 1318, with regard to horse racing. Horses running off stride for longer than one-sixteenth of a mile will now be considered to be in violation of the amended rule.

Procedures clarified regarding wagers on moved horse races

June
2006
Illinois Law Update
Page 284
The Illinois Racing Board has amended 11 Ill Adm Code 308.40.

Changes made to trifecta and superfecta wagering

May
2006
Illinois Law Update
Page 230
The Illinois Racing Board has amended Part 306 of Title 11, 11 Ill Adm Code 306 and Part 311 of Title 11, 11 Ill Adm Code 311. 

Adjusted penalty for misuse of horse medication on race day

March
2005
Illinois Law Update
Page 116
The Illinois Racing Board recently amended 11 Ill Adm Code 603, effective December 1, 2004. 

Horse racing and breeding rules amended to provide for foals produced by embryo transplants

October
2004
Illinois Law Update
Page 514
The Illinois Department of Agriculture recently adopted amendments to 8 Ill Adm Code 290. These changes took effect on July 23, 2004. 

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