Ohio Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association

The Ohio HBPA is a non profit trade association which represents nearly 2,500 thoroughbred owners and trainers who race at Ohio’s three commercial Thoroughbred race tracks. The Ohio HBPA negotiates and represents its members interests with track management at Ohio’s tracks. The Ohio HBPA also represents its members interests in front of the Ohio legislature and the Ohio State Racing Commission. The Ohio HBPA helps to provide its members health care and retirement benefits through strong financial support of the Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Health Fund. The Ohio HBPA is an affiliate of the National HBPA which is based in Lexington, Kentucky. The Ohio HBPA is horsemen helping horsemen.

FTC Public Comments on HISA Proposed Medication Rules Due February 9th

Public comments to the FTC on the HISA proposed medication rules are due by 11:59 pm next Thursday, February 9th. Below is the link to submit your comments; www.federalregister.gov/documents/2023/01/26/2023-00957/hisa-anti-doping-and-medication-control-rule Below you will find a sample submission to the FTC which you can simply copy and paste or make any changes you see fit to before submitting. “As a horseman currently racing in Ohio. I am submitting comments asking the FTC NOT to approve the proposed…

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FTC Comment Period for Proposed HISA Medication Rules Ends February 9th

The FTC is accepting public comments on HISA’s proposed medication rules through February 9th, 2023. The proposed regulations can be found at hisaus.org/regulations Comments can be submitted to www.federalregister.gov/documents/2023/01/26/2023-00957/hisa-anti-doping-and-medication-control-rule We will have comments which you can submit or add to available here later in the week.

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