§ 5:5-22 New Jersey Racing Commission, powers, duties; definitons.
§ 5:5-22.1 Delivery, certification of commission minutes to Governor; approval.
§ 5:5-22.2 Regulations relative to horse racing and certain wagering, commission authority.
§ 5:5-22.3 Continuation of horse race meetings during certain states of emergency; violations, fines.
§ 5:5-23 Membership of New Jersey Racing Commission.
§ 5:5-24 Oath and bond of commissioners; renewal of bond
§ 5:5-25 Salaries and expenses of commissioners; executive directors; employees of commission; extension of civil service laws to.
§ 5:5-25.1 Regulations relative to commission member, employee.
§ 5:5-25.2 Regulations relative to applicant for, holder of permit or license.
§ 5:5-26 Bond of executive secretary and other employees
§ 5:5-27 Payments from appropriations; record of proceedings; preservation of maps, books, etc.; annual report
§ 5:5-28 Books for record of proceedings; public inspection; reports; record of yeas and nays
§ 5:5-29 Meeting of commission; quorum
§ 5:5-30 Rules and regulations for conduct of horse races; rules and regulations of Jockey Club, National Steeplechase and Hunt Association and United States Trotting Association
§ 5:5-31 Removal of commissioner; hearing; subpoena; fees, review
§ 5:5-32 Minimum purse, stake or reward
§ 5:5-33 Licensure of horse race personnel
§ 5:5-34 Requirements for licensure by Racing Commission.
§ 5:5-34.1 Ownership of stock, interest in racing corporation; approval, revocation, criminal record background check.
§ 5:5-35 Officers, directors or employees of permit holder; powers of commission
§ 5:5-36 Resident employees
§ 5:5-37 Appointment of officials, persons to supervise operation of mutuels
§ 5:5-38 Application for permit for horse race meeting; execution and verification; contents
§ 5:5-38.1 Special permit for horse racing on the beach under certain circumstances.
§ 5:5-38.2 Issuance of special horse racing permit for certain special steeplechase races, wagering, simulcasting.
§ 5:5-39 Deposit required with application; return to applicant
§ 5:5-39.1 Filing of application; hearing; advertisement; provisional permit; vote on question
§ 5:5-40 Deduction from deposit of deficiency in payments
§ 5:5-41 Forfeiture of deposit
§ 5:5-42 Return of deposit when horse race meeting not held; conditions
§ 5:5-43 Applications for racing dates; time for filing and action thereon; allotments; hearings; form of applications
§ 5:5-43.2 Allotment of racing days.
§ 5:5-44 Renewal of permit for horse race meeting; additional racing days
§ 5:5-44.1 Applicability of amendatory and supplemental act of 1963
§ 5:5-44.2 Charity racing days for the developmentally disabled
§ 5:5-44.3 Distribution of State share
§ 5:5-44.4 Determination of organizations to receive moneys by Council on Developmental Disabilities.
§ 5:5-44.5 Annual allocation of amounts to each eligible organization
§ 5:5-44.6 Books and records; annual audit; access for examination
§ 5:5-44.8 “Charity Racing Day for Backstretch Benevolency Programs,” fund
§ 5:5-44.8a Penalty deposited in Backstretch Fund
§ 5:5-44.9 “Charity Racing Day for the Horse Park of New Jersey and for the Care of Retired Horses”, designated
§ 5:5-45 Meetings on not more than certain number of tracks; conflict in dates
§ 5:5-46 Notice of allotment of racing dates; acceptance; bond or deposit
§ 5:5-47 Permits; issuance; limitations; qualifications
§ 5:5-47.1 Emergency permit
§ 5:5-48 Admission of spectators; fees; admission tax; free passes
§ 5:5-48.1 Local expense fund; distribution
§ 5:5-49 Running race permitholder; one race per day limited to registered New Jersey bred foals
§ 5:5-50 Permit and compliance with statute as condition precedent to horse race meeting
§ 5:5-51 Races or meetings subject to rules, regulations and conditions; revocation or refusal of permits and licenses; notice; hearing
§ 5:5-52 Hearing on revocation or refusal of permits or licenses; when revocation or suspension effective
§ 5:5-53 Place of hearing; service of notice; continuance; evidence; record of case; counsel
§ 5:5-54 Oaths and witnesses; subpenas; misconduct, failure to attend or produce records
§ 5:5-55 Reference to executive director or member of commission to take testimony and report
§ 5:5-56 Fees for attendance of witnesses
§ 5:5-57 False testimony as perjury
§ 5:5-58 Depositions of witnesses
§ 5:5-59 Findings
§ 5:5-60 Review
§ 5:5-61 Costs and expense of commission at hearing or investigation; bond for costs
§ 5:5-62 Places for wagering
§ 5:5-62.1 Single parimutuel pools permitted, certain circumstances.
§ 5:5-63 Mutuel board
§ 5:5-63.1 Alternative systems of wagering; pools
§ 5:5-63.2 Interstate, intrastate handicapping contests, certain, authorized
§ 5:5-64 Distribution of parimutuel pools.
§ 5:5-64.1 Harness race pools
§ 5:5-65 Minors
§ 5:5-65.1 List of persons voluntarily excluded from certain racetracks, off-track wagering facilities, account wagering, or exchange wagering.
§ 5:5-65.2 Regulations applicable to persons on self-exclusion list; enforcement; sanctions.
§ 5:5-66 Disposition of undistributed deposits.
§ 5:5-66.1 Undistributed deposits
§ 5:5-67 Books and records of permit holder; audit of accounts; reports; non-payment of amount due commission as misdemeanor
§ 5:5-67.1 Uniform method of keeping accounts and records; audit annually; revocation of permit
§ 5:5-68 Payment of moneys into state treasury
§ 5:5-68.1 Appropriation to Racing Commission
§ 5:5-69 Holding or conducting horse race meeting for stake, purse or reward, except in accordance with permit, as misdemeanor; disposition of fines
§ 5:5-70 Holding or conducting horse race meeting contrary to or in violation of statute as misdemeanor; disposition of fines
§ 5:5-71 Unlawful acts; penalty
§ 5:5-72 Exceptions; premiums or prizes by fair or agricultural society; harness racing or trotting of horses
§ 5:5-73 Permit required
§ 5:5-74 Use of grounds or track of permit holder for fairs, exhibitions or hunt race meet
§ 5:5-75 Application to racing of horses only
§ 5:5-76 Enforcement of Act
§ 5:5-77 Appointment of persons with police powers, duties and liabilities; terms; compensation
§ 5:5-78 Photographic devices at finish line
§ 5:5-79 Special permit; special running race meetings
§ 5:5-80 Special permit; separate books and records; report and audits
§ 5:5-81 Special permit; percentage of contributions payable to commission
§ 5:5-82 Special permit; additional percentage payable; deduction of expenses
§ 5:5-83 Special running race meeting; law applicable
§ 5:5-84 Sunday and night horse race meetings
§ 5:5-85 Parimutuel wagering at horse race meetings
§ 5:5-86 Legislative findings
§ 5:5-88 Payment of moneys to New Jersey horse breeding and development account; distribution
§ 5:5-89 State programs; notifying secretary of agriculture of amount for deposit
§ 5:5-91 Establishment of sire stakes program
§ 5:5-91.1 Standardbred Development Program.
§ 5:5-92 Horsemen’s benevolent and protective, standardbred breeders’ and owners’, and thoroughbred breeders’ associations; annual audit; filing
§ 5:5-93 Standards for determination of New Jersey ownership
§ 5:5-94 Legislative findings
§ 5:5-95 Acquisition of Garden State Racetrack by Sports and Exposition Authority; suspension
§ 5:5-96 Private purchase of Garden State Racetrack; application for racing permits
§ 5:5-97 Racing date allocation; renewal allotment
§ 5:5-98 Garden State Racetrack
§ 5:5-99 Conduct of meetings and wagering; standards, rules, regulations and conditions
§ 5:5-99.1 Appropriation for horse racing purse subsidies.
§ 5:5-99.2 Requirements for receipt of funds.
§ 5:5-110 Short title
§ 5:5-111 Definitions
§ 5:5-112 Intertrack wagering license
§ 5:5-113 Joint application requirements
§ 5:5-114 Filing of objection
§ 5:5-115 No substitution of in-State races
§ 5:5-116 Distribution of wagers
§ 5:5-117 Distribution of purse money.
§ 5:5-118 Intertrack wagering declared lawful
§ 5:5-119 Simulcasting of out-of-State races
§ 5:5-120 In-State races simulcast out-of-State
§ 5:5-121 Rules, regulations
§ 5:5-122 Interstate common pools
§ 5:5-123 Distribution of and wagering rules for receiving track parimutuel pools merged into interstate common pools
§ 5:5-124 Wagering and distribution rules for sending track parimutuel pools merged into interstate common pools
§ 5:5-125 Race track may receive simulcast transmissions from out-of-State track; interstate common pools, formation.
§ 5:5-126 Distribution of amounts resulting from parimutuel pool for out-of-State program.
§ 5:5-127 Short title.
§ 5:5-128 Findings, declarations relative to horse racing and off-track wagering.
§ 5:5-129 Definitions relative to horse racing and off-track wagering.
§ 5:5-130 Issuance of license to permit off-track wagering; establishment of facilities.
§ 5:5-131 Filing fee, certification; standards.
§ 5:5-132 Public hearing.
§ 5:5-133 Final determination on license application.
§ 5:5-134 Powers of commission relative to off-track wagering.
§ 5:5-135 Right to control patrons.
§ 5:5-136 Limit on number of facilities.
§ 5:5-137 Simulcasting permitted.
§ 5:5-138 Transmission of races from in-State sending tracks.
§ 5:5-139 Issuance of license to establish account wagering system.
§ 5:5-140 Public hearing.
§ 5:5-141 Powers of commission relative to account wagering.
§ 5:5-142 Requirements for account wagering.
§ 5:5-143 Credits to a wagering account.
§ 5:5-144 Acceptance of account wagers.
§ 5:5-145 Distribution of inactive, dormant accounts.
§ 5:5-146 Inclusion of amounts wagered in parimutuel pool.
§ 5:5-147 Distribution of sums in parimutuel pool.
§ 5:5-148 Receipt of simulcasts transmitted from out-of-State tracks.
§ 5:5-149 Payments to sending track.
§ 5:5-150 Conditions for participation by out-of-State tracks; interstate common pools.
§ 5:5-151 Takeout rate, distribution.
§ 5:5-151.1 Payment in-lieu-of taxes, tax exemption, abatement.
§ 5:5-152 Annual certification of racing costs.
§ 5:5-153 “New Jersey Racing Industry Special Fund.”
§ 5:5-154 Licensing, registration of persons conducting wagering-related activities.
§ 5:5-155 One-time right of first refusal offers of employment.
§ 5:5-156 Scheduling of race dates, minimum required.
§ 5:5-157 Severability.
§ 5:5-158 Rules, regulations.
§ 5:5-159 Annual assessment to fund certain programs for compulsive gambling.
§ 5:5-160 Supplementation, enhancement of purses at authority owned tracks.
§ 5:5-161 Interstate Compact for Horse Racing Licensees.
§ 5:5-162 Purpose of compact.
§ 5:5-163 Definitions relative to Interstate Compact for Horse Racing Licensees.
§ 5:5-164 Entry into force, eligible parties, withdrawal.
§ 5:5-165 Compact committee, powers and duties, voting, administration and management, immunity.
§ 5:5-166 Rights and responsibilities of party states.
§ 5:5-167 Construction and severability.
§ 5:5-168 Short title.
§ 5:5-169 Findings, declarations relative to exchange wagers.
§ 5:5-170 Definitions relative to exchange wagers.
§ 5:5-171 Exchange wagering permitted; conditions.
§ 5:5-172 Issuance of license authorized.
§ 5:5-173 Powers of commission.
§ 5:5-174 Compliance with law required for exchange wagering.
§ 5:5-175 Credits to exchange wagering accounts.
§ 5:5-176 Acceptance of exchange wagers, conditions.
§ 5:5-177 Posting of exchange wagers in interstate exchange pool.
§ 5:5-178 Permitted actions of exchange wagering licensee.
§ 5:5-179 Collection of exchange revenue.
§ 5:5-180 Requirements of exchange wagering licensees.
§ 5:5-181 Payment of moneys derived from exchange wagering.
§ 5:5-182 Distribution of remaining amounts.
§ 5:5-183 License, registration required.
§ 5:5-184 Severability.
§ 5:5-185 Rules, regulations.
§ 5:5-186 Pilot program for placement of horse racing wagers at certain locations.
§ 5:5-187 Use of mobile gaming devices at racetracks.
§ 5:5-188 Contractual agreements with the Standardbred Breeders’ and Owners’ Association of New Jersey.
§ 5:5-189 Contractual agreements with the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association.

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  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • 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
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Concurrent resolution: A legislative measure, designated "S. Con. Res." and numbered consecutively upon introduction, generally employed to address the sentiments of both chambers, to deal with issues or matters affecting both houses, such as a concurrent budget resolution, or to create a temporary joint committee. Concurrent resolutions are not submitted to the President/Governor and thus do not have the force of law.
  • 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.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • oath: includes "affirmation. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • 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.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Personal property: includes goods and chattels, rights and credits, moneys and effects, evidences of debt, choses in action and all written instruments by which any right to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance upon, property or any debt or financial obligation is created, acknowledged, evidenced, transferred, discharged or defeated, in whole or in part, and everything except real property as herein defined which may be the subject of ownership. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • registered mail: include "certified mail". See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • 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.
  • State: extends to and includes any State, territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • sworn: includes "affirmed. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • territory: extends to and includes any territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.