Thursday, June 19, 2014

New measures against horse doping a step closer in UAE

Horsetalk.co.nz - Full Article

By Horsetalk.co.nz on Jun 19, 2014 in Focus

The United Arab Emirates is a step closer to enshrining new measures against horse doping in law, after an advisory council approved draft legislation that outlines fines and bans for breaches.

The draft law passed by the government advisory council outlines fines ranging from Dhs20,000 ($US5400) to Dhs500,000 (US$136,100).

The proposed law covers all equestrian sports, including racing, endurance, and polo.

Bans on individuals range up to three years, with life bans possible for repeat offenders...

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http://horsetalk.co.nz/2014/06/19/tougher-measures-horse-doping-uae-step-closer/#ixzz355n1Fn63