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Virginia Racing Commission
Virginia Racing Commission
Historical Horse Racing [11 VAC 10 ‑ 47]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This regulation implements Chapter 811, 2018 Virginia Acts of Assembly, which authorizes Historical Horse Racing at facilities licensed by the Virginia Racing Commission throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.
State Authority 59.1-369
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Chapter 811 of the 2018 Virginia Acts of Assembly requires the Virginia Racing Commission to promulgate regulations to implement the provisions of the act to be effective within 180 days of its enactment. The Virginia Racing Commission must promulgate these regulations in order to ensure the integrity and proper oversight of Historical Horse Racing in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Kimberly Mackey  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Virginia Racing Commission
10700 Horsemens Road
New Kent, VA 23124
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)966-7406    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
To Amend Regulations Pertaining to Simulcast Operations NOIRA Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (07/29/2024).

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
To Promulgate Regulations Pertaining to Historical Horse Racing Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/14/2020.