Kentucky Horse Racing Commission
Task force, KHRC to meet

Press Release Date:  Wednesday, December 10, 2008  
Contact Information:  Jim Carroll, 502-564-5525  

  Three meetings relating to the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission (KHRC) will be conducted Monday, Dec. 15. All will take place in Room 169 of the Capitol Annex, Frankfort.

     The presentation of the final report of the Governor’s Task Force on the Future of Horse Racing will be held at 10 a.m.

      The regular monthly meeting of the KHRC will be held at 1 p.m. The meeting location in Room 169 of the Annex represents a change from the previously scheduled location.

     The Kentucky Equine Drug Research Council, attached to the KHRC, will meet at 3 p.m.

              The following are agendas for the KHRC and drug research council meetings.



                        New Business

a.                  Approve Conditions of Licensure

b.                  Approve request from Turfway Park regarding KTDF purse structure

c.                  Approve request from Keeneland Association regarding KTDF purse structure

d.                  Approve Turfway Roster of Racing Officials for 2009

e.                  Approve Health and Welfare Fund request for payment of unclaimed pari-mutuel tickets

f.                    Approve Sire Stakes dates for 2009

g.                  Approve County Fair dates for 2009

h.                  Approve amendment to regulation regarding Riding Crops


                        Other Business

a.         Status report on Governor’s Task Force on the Future of Horse       Racing

                        b.         Status report from Safety and Welfare Committee 

                        c.         Report from Chief Steward

                        e.         Report from Commission Veterinarian


Equine Drug Research Council

a.         Report from Dr. Mary Scollay on Necropsy Committee


b.         Request for purchase of equipment by Dr. Mary Scollay