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§ 501. Applicability of Rules; Definitions.

4 CA ADC § 501Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

Barclays California Code of Regulations
Title 4. Business Regulations
Division 2. State Athletic Commission (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 2. Full Contact Martial Arts and Kickboxing
Article 1. General Provisions
4 CCR § 501
§ 501. Applicability of Rules; Definitions.
The rules in this subchapter shall apply to all professional full contact martial arts and kickboxing contests or matches. For purposes of this chapter, the term “kickboxing” has the meaning given in Section 18627(b) of the code and the term “martial arts” means unarmed full-contact martial arts, other than kickboxing, which permit the use of a mix of techniques from different disciplines, including but not limited to the use of chokeholds, joint manipulation and grappling techniques.


Note: Authority cited: Sections 18611 and 18763, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 18627, 18761 and 18768, Business and Professions Code.
1. Repealer and new section filed 10-2-84; effective upon filing pursuant to Government Code section 11346.2(d) (Register 84, No. 40).
2. Change without regulatory effect of Note (Register 87, No. 5).
3. Amendment filed 9-14-94; operative 10-14-94 (Register 94, No. 37).
4. Amendment of section heading and section filed 11-28-2005; operative 12-28-2005 (Register 2005, No. 48).
This database is current through 6/7/24 Register 2024, No. 23.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 4, § 501, 4 CA ADC § 501
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