VICTORY! IT'S A NEW ERA IN U.S. HORSE RACING
The Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act (H.R.1754/S.4547) was signed into federal law on December 27, 2020. The next steps in implementing the law include establishing the rules that will govern issues including; anti-doping, racetrack safety, and riding crop policies. All rules must be approved by the FTC, which require a period of public comment. The legislation will take full effect on July 1, 2022.
To keep updated on the latest developments, visit the HISA website.