The proposed rules of the Minnesota Racing Commission relating to Horse Racing , (Minnesota Rules, Chapter 7890, Horse Medication) have been assigned to Judge Manuel J. Cervantes.
As part of the rulemaking process, a hearing was held on January 15, 2013 at the President’s Suite, Canterbury Park, 1100 Canterbury Road, Shakopee, MN 55379. During the hearing, a twenty-calendar-day period was set for the receipt of written comments regarding the proposed rules. Thus, the initial deadline for the submission of written comments in this rulemaking proceeding is 4:30 p.m. on February 4, 2013.
After the period for submission of written comments ends, state law provides the agency and all interested persons an additional period of five working days for filing a written response to any comments which were submitted during the initial comment period. New matters may not be introduced or raised during this five-day rebuttal period. The five-day rebuttal period will expire at 4:30 p.m. on February 11, 2013.
Interested members of the public can e-mail, mail, fax, or deliver public comments to Judge Cervantes concerning the proposed rules. His address is as follows:
Honorable Manuel J. Cervantes
Administrative Law Judge
600 North Robert Street
P.O. Box 64620
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55164-0620
Judge Cervantes will issue a report with respect to the proposed rules on or about March 13, 2013.
For copies of the proposed rules, the Statement of Need and Reasonableness, and other materials, contact the agency rule representative: Marlene Swanson at the Minnesota Racing Commission, P.O. Box 630, Shakopee, MN 55379; phone 952-496-7950, fax 952-496-7954; or email at email@example.com or visit the website of the Minnesota Racing Commission at www.mrc.state.mn.us