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Senate Bill 0160

Senate Bill 0160

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF SB160 (Updated April 27, 2009 2:50 pm - DI 84)

Regulation of boxing, sparring, and unarmed combat. Changes the "state boxing commission" to the "state athletic commission." Requires the Indiana gaming commission to oversee the state athletic commission. (Current provisions require the professional licensing agency to oversee the state boxing commission.) Requires the state athletic commission to regulate unarmed combat matches and exhibitions. Allows the state athletic commission to adopt rules to regulate the conduct of mixed martial arts, martial arts, and professional wrestling. Allows the athletic commission to adopt emergency rules. Creates the athletic commission fund for fees and penalties. Requires that balances over $100,000 in the athletic commission fund at the end of a fiscal year revert to the state general fund. Provides for licensing for promoters and sanctioning bodies for amateur mixed martial arts marches and exhibitions. Makes various other conforming changes. Appropriates money to the athletic commission fund.
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