Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations (SOR/91-365)

Regulations are current to 2014-06-12 and last amended on 2012-07-12. Previous Versions

 Subject to section 126,

  • (a) where two horses finish in a dead heat in first place in the official result, an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a place pool in accordance with section 123;

  • (b) where three horses finish in a dead heat in first place in the official result, an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a place pool in accordance with section 127; and

  • (c) where two or more horses finish in a dead heat in second place in the official result, an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a place pool in accordance with section 123, except that the calculating pool shall be divided in the following manner, namely,

    • (i) one half to the horse that finishes first, and

    • (ii) one half divided equally among the horses that finish in the dead heat in second place.

 Where one horse of an entry or a mutuel field finishes first in the official result and another horse of the same entry or mutuel field finishes in a dead heat in second place in the official result with one or more other horses, an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a place pool in accordance with section 123, except that the calculating pool shall be divided in the following manner, namely,

  • (a) one half to the horse that finishes first, and

  • (b) one half divided equally among the horses that finish in the dead heat in second place,

and the portions allocated in paragraphs (a) and (b) to the two horses of the entry or mutuel field shall be combined.

Calculation of Pay-out Price of Show Pools

 Subject to sections 128 to 132, an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a show pool by

  • (a) deducting the value of the show bets made on the horses that finish first, second and third in the official result from the net pool to determine the calculating pool;

  • (b) dividing the calculating pool equally among the horses that finish first, second and third in the official result;

  • (c) dividing each horse’s portion of the calculating pool by the value of the show bets made on that horse; and

  • (d) adding $1 to the quotients obtained pursuant to paragraph (c).

 Where

  • (a) show bets have been made on all but one of the horses that finish first, second and third in the official result, or

  • (b) only two horses finish a race,

an association shall calculate the pay-out price of a show pool in accordance with section 123, except that the calculating pool shall be divided equally

  • (c) among the horses referred to in paragraph (a) on which show bets have been made, or

  • (d) between the two horses referred to in paragraph (b) that finish the race,

and each horse’s portion of the calculating pool shall be divided by the value of the show bets made on that horse.