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SECTION 180.35
Sports bribery and tampering; definitions of terms
Penal (PEN) CHAPTER 40, PART 3, TITLE K, ARTICLE 180
§ 180.35 Sports bribery and tampering; definitions of terms.

As used in this article:

1. "Sports contest" means any professional or amateur sport or
athletic game or contest viewed by the public.

2. "Sports participant" means any person who participates or expects
to participate in a sports contest as a player, contestant or member of
a team, or as a coach, manager, trainer or other person directly
associated with a player, contestant or team.

3. "Sports official" means any person who acts or expects to act in a
sports contest as an umpire, referee, judge or otherwise to officiate at
a sports contest.

4. "Pari-mutuel betting" is such betting as is authorized under the
provisions of the pari-mutuel revenue law as set forth in chapter 254 of
the laws of 1940 with amendments.

5. "Pari-mutuel horse race" means any horse race upon which betting is
conducted under the provisions of the pari-mutuel revenue law as set
forth in chapter 254 of the laws of 1940.