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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 15. Crimes and Penalties [18870 - 18878]
  ( Article 15 added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1092, Sec. 2. )

18870.
  

Any person or promoter to whom this chapter applies who directly or indirectly holds, aids or abets, or attempts to hold, aid or abet the holding of, any contest, match or exhibition without first having obtained a license or permit therefor under this chapter, is guilty of a misdemeanor.

(Amended by Stats. 1986, Ch. 1095, Sec. 15.)

18871.
  

Any contestant who continues to participate in a professional or amateur contest or match after an order to stop the contest is given by an official, or authorized representative of the commission, is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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

18872.
  

Any promoter who directly or indirectly destroys, or aids and abets in the destruction of, any ticket or ticket stub to a contest, match, or exhibition within six months after the event without written authorization from the commission is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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

18873.
  

Any person who throws any object at the ring during a contest, match, or exhibition is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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

18878.
  

Any person who otherwise violates any provision of this chapter is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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

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