S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
June 3, 2014
Introduced by Sen. BOYLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wager-
AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in
relation to void and voidable claims
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law is
amended by adding a new section 104-a to read as follows:
S 104-A. VOID CLAIMS. A CLAIM FOR A HORSE IN A THOROUGHBRED CLAIMING
RACE SHALL BE VOID FOR ANY HORSE THAT DIES DURING A RACE OR IS EUTHAN-
IZED ON THE TRACK FOLLOWING A RACE.
S 2. The racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law is amended by
adding a new section 104-b to read as follows:
S 104-B. VOIDABLE CLAIM. A CLAIM FOR A HORSE IN A THOROUGHBRED CLAIM-
ING RACE IS VOIDABLE AT THE DISCRETION OF THE NEW OWNER, FOR A PERIOD OF
ONE HOUR AFTER THE RACE IS MADE OFFICIAL, FOR ANY HORSE THAT IS VANNED
OFF THE TRACK AFTER THE RACE.
S 3. The commission shall prescribe such regulations as are necessary
to carry out the provisions of this act.
S 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.