HORSERACING TESTING LABS COMMITTEE APPROVES ACCREDITATION OF NEW YORK DRUG TESTING LAB
RMTC URGES ADOPTION OF OUT OF COMPETITION AND MULTIPLE MEDICATION VIOLATION RULES
Striving to develop and promote uniform rules, policies and testing standards at the national level; coordinate research and educational programs that seek to ensure the integrity of racing and the health and welfare of racehorses and participants; and protect the interests of the racing public.
Update: The University of Illinois at Chicago Analytical Forensic Testing Laboratory has been awarded Full RMTC Laboratory Accreditation. All nine applicants have now successfully completed two rounds of proficiency testing and passed an on-site inspection to earn Full Accreditation. We expect several more laboratories to apply in the next few months. Currently, 30 of 34 racing states use an RMTC-Accredited laboratory for testing of samples. ...
In the aftermath of Masochistic's disqualification from the 2016 TwinSpires Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1), Del Mar and the Breeders' Cup asked the California Horse Racing Board May 25 for permission to avoid such an event in the 2017 World Championships.