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Rule Book : Summary of Proposed Rule Changes

The following list of proposed rule changes is updated regularly. It is organized by rule reference. Click on the Tracking ID to view a PDF report.

Deadline for members to submit proposed rule changes to be considered by the Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Meeting is June 1st. Deadline for committees and affiliates to submit a proposed rule change is September 1st.  The current form for submission of rule changes is available as an on-line form.

Any rule changes approved at Board of Director meetings are published on  our web site.   The appropriate sections of the rule book will be updated on the effective date of new rules.

Current members of USEF are encouraged to comment on any of the rule change proposals.

Where applicable, linked rule changes are grouped together.

Tracking # Rule Reference Web Comments
326-15 CP 113.1 pairs
328-15 CP 117 noseband
346-15 CP 203.1 entry
345-15 CP 207.3 turnout
344-15 CP 209.8 groom/passenger
342-15 CP 214 divisions based on experience
331-15 CP 233 picnic class
335-15 CP 234.3 participation
340-15 CP 239.1 measurement of obstacles
339-15 CP 247 time competitions
332-15 CP 248.5 specialty time competitions
338-15 CP 260.3 pleasure drive pace


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