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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
303-16 DR 111.3 lateral movements
304-16 DR 119.8 FEI tests for children
305-16 DR 120.1 FEI tests for children
307-16 DR 121.1 saddlery and equipment
116-16 DR 121.2 crescent noseband
306-16 DR 121.2 FEI tests for children
115-16 DR 121.4 crescent noseband
308-16 DR 121.7 identification tag
309-16 DR 121.9 nose net
310-16 DR 122.5 FEI para-equestrian tests
257-16 DR 125.7 technical delegate
311-16 DR 126 judges
312-16 DR 126.3 dressage levels chart
314-16 DR 129.6 musical freestyle
313-16 DR 128.2 National Championships - children
315-16 DR 129.9 musical freestyle
318-16 DR 135.17 pony measurement
316-16 DR 202.2 guest cards
317-16 DR 203.17 stallion


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