Pennsylvania Code & Bulletin

• No statutes or acts will be found at this website.

The Pennsylvania Code website reflects the Pennsylvania Code changes effective through 54 Pa.B. 2336 (April 27, 2024).

58 Pa. Code § 15.6. Refusal to submit to test.

§ 15.6. Refusal to submit to test.

 (a)  A boxer may not refuse to submit to a test ordered under this chapter. A boxer will not be found to have refused to submit to a test if he submits to the test within 1 hour after having been requested to do so.

 (b)  If a boxer refuses to submit to a test ordered under this chapter, the Commission will issue a written order that suspends the boxer’s license for 90 days in accordance with 5 Pa.C.S. §  1304(a)(3) (relating to suspension or revocation of licenses or permits), which imposes a civil penalty of $100 and requires forfeiture to the Commission the purse or prizes which the boxer may have earned from that day’s event.

 (c)  A boxer who has refused to submit to a test ordered under this chapter will not be permitted to participate in a boxing contest until he has submitted to the test. If a confirmed positive test result exists, the boxer shall be subject to the disciplinary action in §  15.7 (relating to disciplinary action).

 (d)  Subsequent refusal to submit to a test ordered under this chapter will result in the revocation of the boxer’s license and other disciplinary actions which the Commission may take.

 (e)  A boxer who was denied a license or whose license was suspended or revoked in another state for refusal to submit to a test will be required to submit to a test as a requirement for applying for a license within this Commonwealth.

No part of the information on this site may be reproduced for profit or sold for profit.

This material has been drawn directly from the official Pennsylvania Code full text database. Due to the limitations of HTML or differences in display capabilities of different browsers, this version may differ slightly from the official printed version.