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Business and Professions Code - BPC

DIVISION 8. SPECIAL BUSINESS REGULATIONS [18400 - 22948.25]

  ( Division 8 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 44. )

CHAPTER 2. Boxing, Wrestling, and Martial Arts [18600 - 18887]

  ( Heading of Chapter 2 renumbered from Chapter 8 by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 6. )

ARTICLE 4. Applications [18660 - 18679]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2. )

18660.
  

Any person desiring a license issued under this chapter shall submit an application to the commission on an application form provided by the commission. The application shall contain any and all information requested by the commission and be accompanied by any fee required in Article 10.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18661.
  

The executive officer or his or her designee shall review and investigate all applications filed with the commission. The executive officer or designee shall file a written recommendation over his or her signature with regard to the granting or denial of the license. The executive officer or his or her designee shall also, when directed by the commission, investigate appeals from the denial by the commission of any license. The findings from such investigation shall be reported to the commission.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18662.
  

Any applicant for a license may be required to appear before the commission as it or the executive officer may deem necessary.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18665.
  

(a) All applications for a promoter’s license shall contain a true statement of all persons connected with or having a proprietary interest in the promoter.

(b) Any person connected with, or having a proprietary interest in, an applicant for a promoter’s license shall provide the commission with such financial information, or access to such financial information, as the commission deems necessary in order to determine whether the applicant is financially responsible.

(c) Any application for a promoter’s license shall be signed under penalty of perjury by the sole proprietor, a general partner, or an officer of the corporation or association, as the case may be.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18666.
  

All promoters shall submit in writing for prior approval by the commission, any change at any time in the persons connected with or having a proprietary interest in the promoter, including any change in the shareholders of a corporate entity.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18667.
  

The commission shall not issue any promoter’s license to an applicant unless the commission is satisfied that the applicant is the real party in interest, and intends to conduct, hold, or give such contests itself. In no case shall the commission issue a license to a promoter unless, the promoter will receive at least 25 percent of the net receipts of any promotion.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18668.
  

Licensed promoters may engage in promotions with other licensed promoters, so long as each promoter holds a valid, unexpired license, and receives the written approval of the commission prior to the promotion. The co-promoters shall file a bond or bonds sufficient to meet the requirements of Section 18680.

(Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18673.
  

(a) All applications for a manager’s license shall contain a true statement of all persons connected with, or having a proprietary interest in, the management of the boxer or martial arts fighter.

(b) Any application for a manager’s license shall be signed under penalty of perjury by the sole proprietor, a general partner, or an officer of the corporation or association, as the case may be.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18674.
  

All managers shall submit in writing, for prior approval by the commission, any change at any time in the persons connected with or having a proprietary interest in the management of the boxer or martial arts fighter, including any change in the shareholders of a corporate entity.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

18679.
  

The commission may issue temporary permits prior to licensure, as provided by regulations of the commission.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2.)

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