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The Orders and Rules of Racing

PART 1 - THE STEWARDS - (B)1 to (B)18

7. Equipment

7.1 The Stewards may

7.1.1 prohibit any equipment for use on a horse in a race which they consider to be unsuitable, unsafe or ineffective;
7.1.2 prohibit a Rider from using a particular whip, whether or not such whip complies with the specifications approved by the Authority;
7.1.3 order the seizure and destruction of any safety vest which has been modified in any way in contravention of Paragraph 7 of Schedule (D)2.

7.2 Where the Stewards prohibit the use of a whip under Paragraph 7.1.2, they must without delay submit a report to the Authority.