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    Proposed amendment to Claiming Rules


    The Oregon Racing Commission is accepting public comment on a proposed amendment to Claiming Rules, OAR 462-150-0030 (11). A rule hearing will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Room 1E of the Portland State Office Building, 800 N.E. Oregon St., Portland.


    Public comment will be accepted through 11:30 a.m. or close of the hearing on Sept. 20, 2018. Comments can be sent to the ORC by email, U.S. postal service or in person at the public hearing.  Information on the proposed rule is here: 


    Proposed Rule Claiming​

    Proposed Rule Amendment: Claiming


    Survey ​​

    The Oregon Racing Commission would like to know how we can improve our services to all sectors of the racing community.  Please take a few minutes to let us know how we are doing by answering a brief survey.  Space is provided at the end for additional comments.

    To take the survey, click hereOregon Racing Commission Survey FY 2018  

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    Commission Meetings
    Unless otherwise noted, all Oregon Racing Commission meetings are held in the Portland State Office Building (PSOB), 800 N.E. Oregon St., Portland, Oregon. 
    • The next regular monthly meeting of the Oregon Racing Commission is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Room 1E.
    Special Meetings
    Unless otherwise noted, all Commission subcommittee meetings are held in the Oregon Racing Commission office conference room in the Portland State Office Building (PSOB) located at: 800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 310, Portland, Oregon. 
    • The Multi-Jurisdictional ADW Hub sub-committee is not meeting in August.
    • The Budget sub-committee is not meeting in August.  
    • The Best Practices sub-committee meeting is not meeting in August.
    • The Medication and Horse Welfare sub-committee is not meeting in August.
    Future of Racing in Oregon Group is not meeting in August.
    A rule hearing on a ​proposed amendment to Claiming​ Rules, OAR 462-150-0030 (11) (see above) will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in Room 1E of the Portland State Office Building.​
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    Controlled Therapeutic Medications - Withdrawal Guidelines: Click here.  These are for reference only.  See OAR 462-160-0100 et seq. for Oregon Administrative Rules related to medications.
    Upcoming Holidays
    The Oregon Racing Commission Administrative Office will be closed on the following days:
    Labor Day: September 3, 2018
    Veterans Day (Observed): November 12, 2018
    Thanksgiving: November 22-23, 2018
    Christmas: December 25, 2018
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