Horse Racing Law

Original Language Title: Hevoskilpailulaki

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Read the untranslated law here: http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/1993/19930796

In accordance with the decision of Parliament: Chapter 1 General provisions article 1 (11.4.2014/321), hereinafter referred to as the scope of the equidae horses, competitive activities must be in accordance with what is laid down below.

section 2 (11.4.2014/321) relationship with other legislation If the use of horse-breeding in the yield of the games and the toto in the equestrian sports promotion Act (1055/2001) is different from those provided for in this law, they shall be governed by this law.
EläinsuojeluL 91/1971, repealed by EläinsuojeluL:lla 247/1996.
Chapter 2 (11.4.2014/321) 3 – 4 section (11.4.2014/321) Chapter 2 is repealed by L:lla 11.4.2014/321.
Chapter 3 (11.4.2014/321) of section 5 of Chapter 3 is repealed by L:lla 11.4.2014/321.
Chapter 4 section 6 of the horse racing (11.4.2014/321) the rules relating to the rules governing Competitions Competitions will include the participation of a maximum or minimum requirements in the competition, as well as the competition from the criticism of the tournament awards.
Rules may not be registered trademarks or trademarks of any other Member State of the European economic area and the rest of the Member States of the European economic area, from the horses.

section 7 of the application of the prohibition of discrimination, section 6, of the prohibition of discrimination laid down in paragraph 2 shall not apply to the rest of the competition in the European economic area to registered horses when it comes to races: 1) that is intended to improve the breed;
2. the expression ' regional will be held to select the horses); or 3) that relate to the historical or traditional events.
The principle of non-discrimination shall be prize money to book a maximum of 20% of the safeguard, development and improvement of the processing operation. (11.4.2014/321)
Horse economy, organizations must submit an annual report to the Ministry of agriculture and forestry of the subparagraph (1) and (2) the allocation of funds for the races. (11.4.2014/321), Chapter 5 (11.4.2014/321) 8-10 section (11.4.2014/321), Chapter 5 of the regulation is repealed by L:lla 11.4.2014/321.
Chapter 6, section 11 (11.4.2014/321), the authorities of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry shall monitor the functioning of competition horses, in so far as provided for in articles 6 and 7.
The Ministry of agriculture and forestry, the right to receive the assistance, as appropriate, in carrying out the inspection provided for in the Police Act (872/2011).

section 12 (11.4.2014/321) to the right of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry has the right to get the horse-race organiser or representative of the competition for the control of activities of this, the necessary documents and information, as well as to carry out the verification at the premises of this. However, the inspection may be carried out on the premises of pysyväisluonteiseen housing available. The documents also referred to as a data-processing technique, or by any other means created or preserved material.

section 13 (11.4.2014/321) section 13 is repealed by L:lla 11.4.2014/321.

section 14 (July 22, 2011/851) the handing over of confidential information, the Act on the openness of government activities (621/1999) without prejudice to the obligation of professional secrecy laid down in this Act or in the exercise of their mission within the meaning of the information obtained from the community of private business or professional secret, or financial position to release to the public prosecutor and the police authority of the juge des Libertés law (806/11), Chapter 8, section 2 of the Act to establish the Commission of an offence referred to in article 11 of this law, as well as to the authorities referred to in this law for the fulfilment of the tasks.

section 15 (11.4.2014/321) horse racing is guilty of an offence who wilfully 6 or discrimination, as provided for by article 7 of the need to condemn the breach of a fine horse competition.
Chapter 7 miscellaneous provisions article 16 (11.4.2014/321) section 16 is repealed by L:lla 11.4.2014/321.

section 17 of the more detailed provisions of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry shall, if necessary, more detailed provisions on the procedure relating to the implementation of this law and technology issues.

Article 18 entry into force this law shall enter into force at the time of the decreed.
In this law: 1) horses in the country of import of the law of 21 October 1938 (328/38); as well as the pursuit of artificial insemination of livestock 2) 4 March 1949 Act (182/49).
Before the entry into force of this law is to take the measures needed to implement the law.

Article 19 transitional provisions for application of the holder of the authorization at the time of entry into force of this law, which is the licensing of the horses admitted to the activity, not engage in any activity licence until the end of the season, without this law, the authorisation referred to in article 5 of the horses in the keinolliseen. In accordance with the authorization at the time of entry into force of this law shall apply to the activities of the force. However, the decision to permit the withdrawal of the monitors and the activities of the Ministry of agriculture and forestry.
At the time of entry into force of this law, which it carries out the activities referred to in article 5 of the Act shall apply for a permit under subsection keinolliseen to add other than horses, in the cases referred to in the entry into force of this law, within a period of one year.
THEY 69/93, 12/93, of the EEA MmVM annex I to the agreement: Council directives (90/427/EEC, 90/428/EEC) the change of the date of entry into force and the application of the acts: 16.12.1994/12: this law shall enter into force at the time of the decreed. (L 12/1994 came into force on 1 January 1995 in accordance with A 1580/1994)
THEY 144/94, 21.4.1995 MmVM 19/94/730: this law shall enter into force on 1 September 1995.
THEY'RE 94/93, SuVM LaVM 22/94, 10/94 23.8.1996/641: this law shall enter into force on 1 September 1996.
The holder of the authorization at the time of entry into force of this law, which is licensed to artificial insemination or embryo transfer activity, not engage in any activity authorized by the end of the period without the authorisation referred to in article 5 of the Act.
THEY'RE 85/96, 8/96 MmVM, EV 21 May 1999/73/96 670: this law shall enter into force on 1 December 1999.
THEY'RE 30/1998 31/1998, EV, HaVM 303/1998 on July 22, 2011/851: this law shall enter into force on 1 January 2014.
THEY LaVM 44/222/2010, 2010, EV 374/2010 11.4.2014/321: this law shall enter into force on 1 may 2014.
Before the entry into force of this law was the adoption of the decision of the stud-book maintained community still remains in force.
Before the date of the entry into force of this law, upon the entry into force of this law shall apply to applications for which have been in force.
THEY MmVM 4/167/2013, 2014, EV 19/2014