§ 3769.01 Horse-racing permit required
§ 3769.02 State racing commission
§ 3769.021 Commission secretary – salary – duties
§ 3769.03 Rules and conditions – licenses – operating fund – report to governor
§ 3769.04 Application for permit
§ 3769.041 Confidential information
§ 3769.05 Deposit to be made – refund
§ 3769.06 Issuance of permit – suspension – revocation
§ 3769.07 Permit restrictions – display of permit
§ 3769.071 Quarter horse racing
§ 3769.072 Granting additional permits where another track or enclosure is located within twenty miles or in same county
§ 3769.08 Pari-mutuel system of wagering
§ 3769.082 Ohio fairs fund – distribution of funds
§ 3769.083 Ohio thoroughbred race fund
§ 3769.084 Ohio thoroughbred racing advisory committee
§ 3769.085 Ohio standardbred development fund
§ 3769.087 Retaining additional tax and amount from certain wagering
§ 3769.088 Making assessment for failure to pay taxes
§ 3769.089 Simulcast horse racing
§ 3769.0810 Collection and settlement agent for simulcast fees
§ 3769.0811 Horse races conducted by agricultural society
§ 3769.0812 Fees paid to thoroughbred jockeys
§ 3769.09 Commission to employ racing inspectors
§ 3769.091 Imposing fines and suspensions
§ 3769.10 Enforcement of chapter – taxes, fees
§ 3769.101 Horse-racing tax revenue fund
§ 3769.102 Horse-racing tax municipality fund
§ 3769.103 Remittance of tax due
§ 3769.12 Duty of county sheriffs
§ 3769.13 Damaged track – permit to hold meeting elsewhere
§ 3769.131 Consolidating permits
§ 3769.14 Submission of question of prohibiting horse racing – duties of board of elections
§ 3769.17 Change of name for purpose of entry
§ 3769.18 Determination of class for purpose of entry
§ 3769.20 Major capital improvement project tax reduction
§ 3769.201 Cleanup, repair or improvement related to 1997 Ohio river flood tax reduction
§ 3769.21 Thoroughbred horsemen’s health and retirement fund
§ 3769.22 Participation in national racing compact
§ 3769.25 Satellite facility definitions
§ 3769.26 Establishing satellite facilities
§ 3769.27 Local option election
§ 3769.28 Collecting additional tax for benefit of local subdivisions

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 3769 - Horse Racing

  • 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.
  • agriculture: includes farming; ranching; aquaculture; algaculture meaning the farming of algae; apiculture and related apicultural activities, production of honey, beeswax, honeycomb, and other related products; horticulture; viticulture, winemaking, and related activities; animal husbandry, including, but not limited to, the care and raising of livestock, equine, and fur-bearing animals; poultry husbandry and the production of poultry and poultry products; dairy production; the production of field crops, tobacco, fruits, vegetables, nursery stock, ornamental shrubs, ornamental trees, flowers, sod, or mushrooms; timber; pasturage; any combination of the foregoing; the processing, drying, storage, and marketing of agricultural products when those activities are conducted in conjunction with, but are secondary to, such husbandry or production; and any additions or modifications to the foregoing made by the director of agriculture by rule adopted in accordance with Chapter 119. See Ohio Code 1.61
  • 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.
  • Another: when used to designate the owner of property which is the subject of an offense, includes not only natural persons but also every other owner of property. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • 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.
  • Approved cost: includes all debt service and interest costs that are associated with a capital improvement or new race track and that the racing commission approves for a tax reduction under division (J) of this section. See Ohio Code 3769.08
  • Bond: includes an undertaking. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Capital improvement: means an addition, replacement, or remodeling of a structural unit of a race track facility costing at least one hundred thousand dollars, including, but not limited to, the construction of barns used exclusively for the race track facility, backstretch facilities for horsemen, paddock facilities, new pari-mutuel and totalizator equipment and appurtenances to that equipment purchased by the track, new access roads, new parking areas, the complete reconstruction, reshaping, and leveling of the racing surface and appurtenances, the installation of permanent new heating or air conditioning, roof replacement or restoration, installations of a permanent nature forming a part of the track structure, and construction of buildings that are located on a permit holder's premises. See Ohio Code 3769.08
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Host track: means a track where live horse races are conducted and offered for simulcasting to receiving tracks. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • 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.
  • Live racing day: means a racing day on which a live racing program is conducted by the permit holder along with simulcasts of all other available racing programs from within this state and simulcast racing programs from outside this state as authorized under this section. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • Live racing program: means a racing program consisting of no fewer than seven live horse races at thoroughbred tracks and nine live races at standardbred tracks and additional horse races simulcast from other facilities located either inside or outside this state, in which not more than two horse races on which pari-mutuel wagering is conducted are simulcast from facilities located outside this state. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • national wagering pool: means an interstate or intrastate common pari-mutuel wagering pool involving two or more selections covering two or more horse races conducted at tracks located inside or outside this state. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • New race track: includes the reconstruction of a race track damaged by fire or other cause that has been declared by the racing commission, as a result of the damage, to be an inadequate facility for the safe operation of horse racing. See Ohio Code 3769.08
  • Oath: includes affirmation, and "swear" includes affirm. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • 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.
  • 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 an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Population: means that shown by the most recent regular federal census. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Racing day: means any day authorized under a permit holder's permit on which, at a simulcast host, either a live racing program is conducted as authorized under section 3769. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • Receiving track: means a track where simulcasts of races from a host track are displayed and wagered on. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • 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 Ohio Code 1.59
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Simulcast guest: means any track or enclosure that is receiving from a simulcast host, on a day other than a racing day, a live racing program or a simulcast racing program. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • Simulcast host: means a track or enclosure in this state where, on a racing day, a permit holder is doing one or both of the following:

    (a) Conducting a live racing program and offering this program for simulcasting to one or more simulcast guests and satellite facilities in this state;

    (b) Receiving a simulcast racing program for simulcasting to one or more simulcast guests and satellite facilities in this state. See Ohio Code 3769.089

  • Simulcast racing program: means all simulcasts of horse races to a simulcast host or simulcast guest on a racing day or on any other day on which pari-mutuel wagering is conducted, but does not include any simulcast horse races from inside or outside this state that are included in a simulcast host's live racing program. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • Special racing event: means individual races in live racing programs or simulcast racing programs, and simulcast racing programs on special event days under division (C) of this section, conducted at facilities located outside this state for which the track, racing association, or state regulatory agency conducting such races charges a simulcast host a fee for the privilege of receiving a simulcast of such races into this state that is higher than the customary and regular fee charged for simulcast races because of the status or popularity of such races. See Ohio Code 3769.089
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • state agency: except as otherwise provided in the title, means every organized body, office, or agency established by the laws of the state for the exercise of any function of state government. See Ohio Code 1.60
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59