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Texas Racing Act

The Texas Racing Act is the statute enacted by the Texas Legislature in 1986, and amended in 1991 and 1997, 2007, and 2011. The legal citation is Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes, Art. 179e.

STATUTES RELATING TO PARI-MUTUEL RACING

(Article 179e, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes)

Article 1. General Provisions

Article 2. Texas Racing Commission

Article 3. Powers and Duties of Commission

Article 4. Powers and Duties of Comptroller

Article 5. General License Provisions

Article 6. Racetrack Licenses

Article 7. Other Licenses

Article 8. Allocation of Racing Days - Horses

Article 9. Horse Registration; Racing

Article 9A. Texas Derbies

Article 10. Allocation of Racing Days - Greyhounds; Kennels

Article 11. Wagering

Article 12. Fairs, Stock Shows, and Expositions

Article 13. Exclusion or Ejection from Racetrack

Article 14. Criminal Offenses

Article 15. General Penalty Provisions

Article 16. Local Option Election

Article 17. Statewide Referendum

  • Secs. 17.01 - 17.06. Repealed by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., Ch. 386, §74(b), eff. August 26, 1991.

Article 18. Miscellaneous Provisions

Article 179e-2, Vernon's Texas Civil Statutes

BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS CODE

  • §153.555. Permitted Transfer in Connection with Racetrack License.

GOVERNMENT CODE

PENAL CODE

EDUCATION CODE

Chapter 88 Subchapter F. Equine Research
RULES OF RACING

Page updated: 12/2/14

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