Greyhound Racing Act 2019


Regulation of Greyhound Racing and Race Tracks

Prohibition on operating greyhound race track without licence

19. (1) The following section is substituted for section 21 (as amended by section 12 of the Act of 1999) of the Principal Act:

“21. (1) A person (other than the Board) shall not operate a greyhound race track except under a greyhound race track licence.

(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable—

(a) on summary conviction to a class A fine, or

(b) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding €250,000.”.

(2) Subsection (1) of section 12 of the Act of 1999 is repealed.