(A) For disorderly conduct or breach of the peace or for violation of the rules of racing, orders of the commission, or any regulations the stewards may establish, the stewards of racing meetings shall have the power to fine any licensee an amount not in excess of the amount permitted by section 3769.091 of the Revised Code and/or suspend a license for a period of time permitted by section 3769.091 of the Revised Code and refer the licensee to the commission for further action. In the case of an indefinite suspension, the commission shall act on the matter referred to it by the stewards within sixty days.
(B) On appeal or on its own motion, the commission shall have the power to reverse, vacate or modify in any manner any order of the stewards.
(C) Any regulations adopted by the stewards shall be consistent with the rules of racing, shall be promptly reported in writing to the commission upon adoption, and shall remain in effect unless and until the commission shall otherwise order.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/11/2008 and 09/11/2013
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3769.03
Rule Amplifies: 3769.03
Prior Effective Dates: 3/15/66, 12/1/75, 1/1/85, 8/1/91, 4/1/99