§ 99D.1 Short title
§ 99D.2 Definitions
§ 99D.3 Scope of provisions
§ 99D.4 Pari-mutuel wagering legalized
§ 99D.5 Creation of state racing and gaming commission
§ 99D.6 Headquarters, meetings, and election of chairperson — administrator — employees.
§ 99D.7 Powers
§ 99D.8 Horse or dog racing licenses — applications.
§ 99D.8A Requirements of applicant — penalty — consent to search.
§ 99D.9 Licenses — terms and conditions — revocation.
§ 99D.9A Dog racetrack licensure — discontinuance of live racing requirement — fees.
§ 99D.9B Iowa greyhound pari-mutuel racing fund
§ 99D.9C Alternative dog racetrack and simulcasting licensure — live racing — lease agreement with gambling games licensee.
§ 99D.10 Bond of licensee
§ 99D.11 Pari-mutuel wagering — advance deposit wagering — televising races — age restrictions.
§ 99D.12 Breakage
§ 99D.13 Unclaimed winnings — appropriation.
§ 99D.14 Race meetings — tax — fees — tax exemption.
§ 99D.15 Pari-mutuel wagering taxes — rate — credit.
§ 99D.16 Withholding tax on winnings
§ 99D.17 Use of funds
§ 99D.18 Surplus funds — how used.
§ 99D.19 Licensees — records, reports, supervision — confidentiality.
§ 99D.20 Audit of licensee operations
§ 99D.21 Annual report of commission
§ 99D.22 Native horses or dogs
§ 99D.23 Commission veterinarian and chemist
§ 99D.24 Prohibited activities — penalty.
§ 99D.25 Drugging or numbing — exception — tests — reports — penalties.
§ 99D.25A Administration of furosemide or phenylbutazone
§ 99D.26 Forfeiture of property
§ 99D.27 Racing dog adoption program
§ 99D.28 Setoff

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 99D

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Applicant: means an individual applying for an occupational license or the officers and members of the board of directors of a nonprofit corporation applying for a license to conduct a race where pari-mutuel wagering would be permitted under this chapter. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Breakage: means the odd cents by which the amount payable on each dollar wagered in a pari-mutuel pool exceeds a multiple of ten cents. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Claimant agency: means a public agency as defined in section 8A. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Commission: means the state racing and gaming commission created under section 99D. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Internet: means the federated international system that is composed of allied electronic communication networks linked by telecommunication channels, that uses standardized protocols, and that facilitates electronic communication services, including but not limited to use of the world wide web; the transmission of electronic mail or messages; the transfer of files and data or other electronic information; and the transmission of voice, image, and video. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Internet site: means a specific location on the internet that is determined by internet protocol numbers, by a domain name, or by both, including but not limited to domain names that use the designations ". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Licensee: means a nonprofit corporation licensed under section 99D. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Livestock: includes but is not limited to an animal classified as an ostrich, rhea, or emu. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Pari-mutuel wagering: means the system of wagering described in section 99D. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • racetrack: refer to dog racing and horse racing, including but not limited to quarterhorse, thoroughbred, and harness racing, as approved by the commission. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • Racetrack enclosure: means all real property utilized for the conduct of a race meeting, including the racetrack, grandstand, concession stands, offices, barns, kennels and barn areas, employee housing facilities, parking lots, and any additional areas designated by the commission. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • real property: include lands, tenements, hereditaments, and all rights thereto and interests therein, equitable as well as legal. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Wagering area: means that portion of a racetrack in which a licensee may receive wagers of money from a person present in a licensed racetrack enclosure on a horse or dog in a race selected by the person making the wager as designated by the commission. See Iowa Code 99D.2
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1