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X-RCP GR-2.5 Replace “Management” with “Organizer” 19-047 WITHDRAWN

RC#: 19-047 Status: Posted 15 Jun18 Name: Jeff Morse for PDC, Boots Wright for ESC ADS #: 4667 Subject: Replace “Management” with “Organizer” Rule #: GR-2.5 Current Wording: 2.5 The term “management” used herein refers to the person(s) responsible for organizing and running the competition New Wording: 2.5 The term “organizer” used herein refers to the Read more

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RCP GR-5.2 Condense Text 19-046

RC#: 19-046 Status: Posted 15 Jun18, Reccommended by PDC & ESC, R with Mods by CDC 19July18 Name: Jeff Morse for PDC, Boots Wright for ESC ADS #: 4667 Subject: Condense Text Rule #: GR-5.2 Current Wording: 5  Responsibilities of Drivers and Officials 5.2 All officials and management should constantly be on the lookout for unsafe Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Special Dispensations 19-036

RC#: 19-036 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Rules Special Dispensations Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.7 Special Dispensations – At all ADS competitions, when Athletes are tied to the carriage (as allowed by dispensation,) the Athlete must have an able-bodied person Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Organizer Approval 19-035

RC#: 19-035 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Rules Written approval by Organizer Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.6 Written approval by Organizer – Upon the ADS entry of an athlete requesting dispensation, the organizer shall acknowledge in writing to the Athlete Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Dispensation Notice to the Jury 19-034

RC#: 19-034 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Rules Dispensation Notice to the Jury Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.5 Dispensation Notice to the Jury – The Organizer shall distribute the Athlete’s dispensation(s) to each member of the Jury and attach Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Dispensation Required on Entry 19-033

RC#: 19-033 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Rules Dispensation Notice Required on Entry Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.4 Dispensation Notice Required upon Entry – All relevant details regarding an Athlete’s dispensation, to include the Dispensation certificate from the USEF or Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Seeking dispensations 19-032

RC#: 19-032 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Athletes Rules Seeking dispensations Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.3 Seeking dispensations – To seek USEF or FEI dispensation, the Athlete shall comply with the requirements of the USEF or FEI to include USEF Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Rules Temporary 19-031

RC#: 19-031 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Athletes Rules Temporary Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.2 Temporary – At ADS-recognized events, Athletes with temporary verifiable physical impairments who are capable of independently driving, are encouraged to compete. These Athletes who desire Read more

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RCP GR 1.8 New Para Athletes Rules Permanent 19-030

RC#: 19-030 Status: Posted 11 Jun18, Recommended by ESC 19July18 Name: Marcie Quist ADS #: 7910 Subject: GR New Para Athletes Rules Permanent Rule #: GR 1.8 Current Wording: New Wording: 1.8.1 Permanent – At ADS-recognized events, Para Athletes with permanent verifiable physical impairments who are capable of independently driving, are encouraged to compete. Dispensation grants Read more

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RCP GR-B Officials Requirement Summary 19-025

RC#: 19-025 Status: Posted 6Jun18, Recommended by CDC & ESC 19July18 Name: Marc Johnson / CDC Chair ADS #: 9050 Subject: GR-B Officials Requirement Summary Rule #: GR-B Officials Requirement Summary Current Wording: New Wording: Add “Derby” under ADS CDE  2 Dec 18 BoD:  Add Driven Dressage as a Competition and add Derby as a CDE Read more

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RCP GR-B, PD-A, CD 14, CD-H, AC2.4 must have ADS official 18-061

BOD approved 15Nov17 RC#: 18-061 Rule/Article: GR-B, also PD-S, CD 14, CD-H, AC2.4 Change Type: New Proponent: Licensed Official Committee Status: Accepted as exceptional rule change at BOD meeting 15Oct17. New Wording: Organizers of ADS-approved events must secure the services of at least one ADS-licensed official. (Rule effective July 1, 2018) Reason for Change: Prevent ADS event from Read more

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RCS GR2.7a Age definition 18-010

Not recommended by Event Standards Committee (posted 30July17). Not recommended by Pleasure Driving Committee (posted 30July17). Not recommended by Combined Driving Committee (posted 25July17). RC#: 18-010 Rule/Article: GR 2.7a Change Type: Modify Proponent: Mike Rider Status: 13May17 received; 15May17 posted. Current Wording: The “competition age” of an individual will be the age reached during the calendar year. New Wording: The age of Read more

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RCP GR 6.3_Flu/rhino requirements_17-030

This Proposal is RECOMMENDED by the Event Standards Committee as amended This Proposal is RECOMMENDED by the Combined Driving Committee as amended  RC#: 17-030 Rule/Article: GR 6.3 Proponent: Boots Wright Date: posted 2June2016, amended 3Oct16 New: GR 6.3 At American Driving Society recognized events, all equines entering the event location must be accompanied by documentation of Equine Influenza Virus and Equine Herpes Read more

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RCP GR 5.11 Jr headgear 17-011

This proposal is RECOMMENDED by the Rules Committee RC#: 17-011 Rule/Article: GR 5.11 Modify also PD 207.4  Proponent: Rules Committee Date: posted 02Feb2016, modified 31July2016 Current Wording: All Juniors in all competitions must wear properly fastened protective headgear which meets or exceeds current ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials)/SEI (Safety Equipment Institute) standards for equestrian use and carry the SEI tag. Read more

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RCP GR 2.7 add Jr driver table 17-010

This proposal is RECOMMENDED by the Pleasure Driving Committee as modified RC#: 17-010 Rule/Article: GR 2.7 + 5.11 Clarify Proponent: ADS Pleasure Driving Committee Date: posted 27Jan16, chart modified 31July2016   Current Wording: Junior and adult competition participants, e.g., anyone who rides on a vehicle at any time at an event, are defined as follows: a. The “competition Read more

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HK – Format legal name of ADS 17-001

Housekeeping RC#: 17-001 Rule/Article: Title Page Proponent: Rules Committee Date: posted 3Jan16 Current Wording: Authorized by the Directors of the American Driving Society New Wording: Authorized by the Directors of The American Driving Society Inc. (ADS) Reason for Change: correctly indicate that ADS stands for The American Driving Society Inc., our full legal name