(a) The stewards or racing judges may require an occupational licensee acting pursuant to the license to submit to a urine test or other non-invasive fluid test at any time while on association grounds. (b) A licensee who refuses to submit to such a test when requested to do so by the stewards or racing judges shall be suspended for at least 30 days. A licensee who refuses to submit to a test for the second time shall be suspended by the stewards or racing judges for at least six months. In addition, for a first or second refusal, the licensee shall be referred to the medical review officer in accordance with the penalties and conditions for the associated violation under §311.308 of this title (relating to Penalties). A licensee who refuses to submit to a test for a third or subsequent time shall be suspended by the stewards or racing judges for one year and referred to the Commission.
Source Note: The provisions of this §311.302 adopted to be effective October 21, 1999, 24 TexReg 8973; amended to be effective November 6, 2002, 27 TexReg 10378