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185.1.    General provisions.

§ 185.1. General provisions.

 (a)  Liability. Any person or association licensed by the Commission, or any person or association subject to the jurisdiction of the Commission violating any of its rules or regulations shall be liable to the penalties herein provided, unless otherwise limited in and by the rules and regulations of the Commission.

 (b)  Attempt to violate. Any attempts to violate the law or any of the rules and regulations of the Commission falling short of actual accomplishment, shall constitute an offense and shall be punishable as if consummated.

 (c)  Penalties. Penalties may include the following:

   (1)  The penalties for violation of the law or the rules of the Commission shall be as follows:

     (i)   Denial, revocation or suspension of license.

     (ii)   Monetary fines not exceeding $5,000 for each violation.

     (iii)   Suspension from one or more activities at one or more tracks.

     (iv)   Expulsion from harness racing in Pennsylvania.

     (v)   Forfeiture of purse.

   (2)  The penalties provided above, where applicable, shall be exacted from all persons, whether licensed by the Commission or not.

   (3)  Suspension or expulsion of either husband or wife shall apply in each instance to both husband and wife.

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