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Public Meetings - Maryland Racing Commission

Safety and Welfare Committee Tentative Agenda

March 17, 2021 – Conference Call at 10:30 a.m.
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  1. Welcome.
  2. Rules of the Race – Recently, a Circuit Court Judge in Howard County Ordered the Racing Commission to have its Safety and Welfare Advisory Committee review COMAR, which states the following:
    “A. During the running of a race:
    (1) Unless caused wholly or partly by some other horse, a horse may not:
       (b) Cross or weave in front of another horse without sufficient clearance;”
  3. Medroxyprogesterone.
  4. Public Comments.
  5. Next Meeting TBD.

Commission Meeting Agenda

March 25, 2021 – Conference Call at 12:30 p.m.
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  1. Approval of February 25, 2021 Minutes.
  2. Regulations – Final; and
  3. Safety and Welfare Advisory Committee Report.
  4. 2021 Legislation.
  5. Maryland Jockey Club Update.
  6. Ocean Downs – Update.
  7. Public Comments.
  8. Next Commission Meeting April 22, 2021
  9. Hearing 19-MRCH-04 Arlene Cameron
1) The public is requested to mute the call to avoid interruptions; and
2)  the public may not speak unless the chair asks them to speak; and
3)  the public will be allowed to speak during public comments.

A portion of this meeting may be closed pursuant to the General Provisions Article Annotated Code of Maryland, §3-305(b).