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Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations

Version of section 15 from 2011-08-19 to 2023-09-19:

 A pari-mutuel system shall not be approved unless

  • (a) it is capable of accurately recording bets;

  • (b) it is capable of accurately calculating the pay-out prices;

  • (c) the tickets printed by the system contain the information set out in section 16; and

  • (d) the association provides an officer, on request, with

    • (i) a description of the pari-mutuel system, including a diagram of the configuration of the totalizator,

    • (ii) a description of the method for sending and receiving pari-mutuel information between host and satellite tracks,

    • (iii) a description of the interface capabilities of the pari-mutuel system,

    • (iv) a description of the security system for the pari-mutuel system,

    • (v) a description of the controlled access to the pari-mutuel system,

    • (vi) a description of the security system that protects all records pertaining to the pari-mutuel system, including records of outstanding tickets and all approved types of pari-mutuel betting,

    • (vii) a description of procedures to implement modifications and testing of the pari-mutuel system,

    • (viii) a catalogue of all the pari-mutuel system computer records that are used at the association’s race-course, and

    • (ix) a glossary of terms, procedural-log explanations and any other information required to enable an officer to audit the pari-mutuel system.

  • SOR/93-255, s. 3
  • SOR/2003-218, s. 7
  • SOR/2011-169, s. 11
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