2010 Arizona Revised Statutes
Title 5 - Amusements and Sports

Chapter 1 HORSE AND DOG RACING
Article 1 General Provisions
5-101 Definitions
5-101.01 Arizona department of racing; director; qualifications; term; deputy director; conflict of interest
5-102 Arizona racing commission; members; appointment; terms
5-103 Commissioners; qualifications; oath; interest in racing prohibited; exception
5-103.01 Prohibited activities
5-104 Racing commission; director; department; powers and duties
5-104.01 Audits and special investigations; exemption
5-104.02 Levy of tax on gross receipts; disposition; verification and financial audit; definition
5-105 Appointment of personnel; tests; reports; detention of animals; testing facilities
5-106 Supervisor of mutuels; pari‑mutuel auditors; other employees; stewards
5-107 Nature of racing meeting permits; application for permit; cash deposit; return; bond; conditions and priorities for satisfaction of bond
5-107.01 Necessity for permits for racing meetings; licenses for officials and other persons
5-107.02 Qualification for eligibility of racing meeting operator
5-107.03 Separate financial records of permittee and concessionaire; violations
5-108 Issuance of permit or license; grounds for refusal to issue; nontransferable; renewal
5-108.01 Hearing on application for or renewal of original permit; notice of hearing; decisions of commission and director; appeal; transfer of permit
5-108.02 Revocation of permits; penalties
5-108.03 Restrictions on ownership of licenses, permits and tracks; exemptions; sale for fair market value
5-108.04 Restrictions on loans; exemptions
5-108.05 Revocation and suspension of licenses; probation; civil penalties; exception
5-109 Identification of animals; exemptions
5-109.01 Requirements of permittee regarding Arizona bred horses and dogs; powers of commission
5-110 Racing days, times and allocations; emergency transfer; county fairs; charity days
5-111 Wagering percentage to permittee and state; exemptions
5-111.01 Breakage; definition; tax; disposition
5-111.02 Capital improvements at horse tracks; reduction in percentage to state; approval by commission; definition
5-111.03 Capital improvements at dog tracks; approval by commission; reports; definitions
5-111.04 Repayment of nonapproved expenditures of capital monies; judicial review
5-112 Wagering legalized; simulcasting of races; unauthorized wagering prohibited; classification; report
5-112.01 Defense to a charge of false arrest
5-113 Disposition of revenues and monies; funds; committee
5-114 Races exclusively for Arizona bred horses and dogs; breeders' awards; certification; fee
5-115 Violation; classification; civil penalties
Article 2 Interstate Compact on Licensure of Participants in Live Racing with Pari-mutuel Wagering
5-131 Compact; authority to join
Chapter 2 BOXING AND SPARRING
Article 2 Arizona State Boxing Commission
5-221 Definitions
5-222 Application of this chapter; definition
5-223 Arizona state boxing and mixed martial arts commission; appointment; terms; compensation; conflict of interest; emergency ringside meetings
5-224 Division of boxing and mixed martial arts regulation; powers and duties
5-225 Regulation of boxing contests, tough man contests and mixed martial arts
5-227 Jurisdiction of commission
5-228 Persons required to procure licenses; requirements; background information; fee; bond
5-229 Promoters; licenses; bond; proof of financial responsibility
5-230 License fees; expiration; renewal
5-231 Financial interest in boxer prohibited
5-232 Age of participants
5-233 Contestants and referees; physical examination; attendance of physician; payment of fees; insurance
5-234 Attendance by peace officers; duty of chief of police or sheriff
5-235.01 Disciplinary action; grounds; civil penalty; emergency suspension; injunction
5-236 Violation; classification
5-237 Selection of referees
5-238 Sham boxing; withholding a purse
5-239 Judicial review
5-240 Reciprocity
Chapter 3 BOATING AND WATER SPORTS
Article 1 General Provisions
5-301 Definitions
5-302 Application of chapter
Article 2 Powers and Duties
5-311 Powers and duties of the commission
Article 3 Registration and Taxation of Watercraft
5-321 Numbering; registration fees; exemption from taxation; penalty; procedures
5-321.01 Staggered watercraft registration; rules
5-322 Motorized watercraft to be numbered; exceptions
5-323 Disposition of fees
5-324 Public records; identification of requester; supplying information by mail; records custodians; certification of records
5-325 Investment of temporary monies; earned interest
Article 4 Required Equipment
5-331 Personal flotation devices; exceptions
5-332 Fire extinguishers
5-333 Classification of watercraft; lights
5-334 Flame arrestor
5-335 Ventilation
5-336 Muffling devices
Article 5 Operation of Watercraft
5-341 Negligent operation of watercraft or water skis; restriction in operation of watercraft; violation; classification
5-343 Speed restrictions; excessive wake
5-344 Overloading
5-345 Navigation rules
5-346 Water skiing
5-347 Interference with navigation or launching areas
5-348 Dumping refuse, rubbish or debris on waterways
5-349 Watercraft casualties; violation; classification
5-350 Personal watercraft; requirements for operation; definition
Article 6 Uniform Waterway Marking System
5-361 Uniform navigational marking of waters; intergovernmental agreements
5-362 Diver flag
Article 7 Boat Liveries
5-371 Boat liveries; requirements
Article 8 Lake Improvement and Boating Safety Funds
5-382 State lake improvement fund; administration; report
5-383 Law enforcement and boating safety fund; grants to counties
Article 9 Violations and Penalties
5-391 Enforcement; violation; classification
5-392 Seizure and forfeiture of watercraft
5-393 Inspection for stolen watercraft; violation; classification
Article 10 Boating While Intoxicated
5-395 Operating or in actual physical control of a motorized watercraft while under the influence; violation; classification; definition
5-395.01 Operating or in actual physical control of a motorized watercraft while under the influence; classification; penalties
5-395.02 Admissibility of breath test or other records
5-395.03 Test for alcohol concentration or drug content; refusal
5-395.04 Preliminary breath tests; authority
5-396 Aggravated operating or actual physical control of motorized watercraft while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs; classification
5-396.01 Aggravated operating or actual physical control of a motorized watercraft while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs; forfeiture of motorized watercraft; disposition
5-397 Operating or in actual physical control of a motorized watercraft while under the extreme influence of intoxicating liquor; trial by jury; sentencing; classification; definition
5-398 Reimbursement of incarceration costs
5-398.01 Waiver of fine, surcharge or assessment
5-398.02 Records of convictions and judgments; abstract of record; reports
Article 11 Towing of Watercraft
5-399 Towing companies
5-399.01 Abandoned watercraft; notice of intent to transfer ownership
5-399.02 Unclaimed watercraft; transfer of ownership; violation; classification
5-399.03 Abandoned watercraft processing rules; fees
Chapter 4 GAMES OF BINGO
Article 1 General Provisions
5-401 Definitions
5-402 Licensing authority; powers; duties
5-403 Qualification for license; renewal; transfer
5-403.01 License location transfers
5-404 Application for license
5-405 Form of license; display
5-406 Persons permitted to conduct games; premises; equipment; expenses; compensation
5-407 Statement of receipts; expenses; penalty
5-408 Examination of books and records
5-409 Forfeiture of license; ineligibility to apply for license; classification
5-410 Violation; classification
5-411 Credentials and authority of employees of the licensing authority
5-412 Preemption by state of bingo taxation
5-413 License classification; requirements
5-414 Fees; tax
5-415 Excessive gross receipts; change of license class
Chapter 5 STATE LOTTERY
Article 1 General Provisions
5-501 Definitions
5-502 Arizona state lottery commission; membership; appointment; term; chairman; removal; reimbursement of expenses
5-503 Executive director; appointment
5-504 Commission; director; powers and duties; definitions
5-505 Apportionment of revenue
5-506 Powers and duties of director
5-507 Monthly reports; annual reports
5-508 Studies and investigations
5-509 Contracts; limitation; restrictions
5-510 Security operations; powers; peace officer status
5-511 Department of public safety; investigation; authority; payment
5-512 Licenses to sell tickets or shares; fee; conditions; definitions
5-512.01 Prosecution; payment of costs
5-513 Right to prize not assignable; exceptions
5-514 Sale at unauthorized price or by unauthorized persons; violation; classification
5-515 Sale of tickets or shares to underage persons; violation; classification
5-515.01 Sale to persons using state issued electronic benefits transfer cards; violation; classification
5-515.02 Purchase of lottery tickets or shares by minors or persons under twenty‑one years of age; penalty
5-516 Alteration of lottery tickets; violation; classification
5-517 Purchase of tickets and receipt of prizes by certain persons prohibited
5-518 Disposition of unclaimed prize money
5-519 Lottery redemption agents
5-520 Award of prize to certain persons prohibited
5-521 State lottery fund
5-522 Use of monies in state lottery fund; report
5-523 State lottery prize fund; setoff for state debts; notification to department of economic security
5-524 Audit of accounts
5-525 Prizes; setoff for debts to state agencies; definitions
Chapter 5.1 STATE LOTTERY REVENUE BONDS (Eff. 5/13/10) (Redesigned as STATE LOTTERY, Eff. 7/1/12)
Article 1 Revenue Bonds (Eff. 5/13/10)
5-531 Definitions
5-532 Authorization of state lottery revenue bonds
5-533 Issuance and sale of bonds; state lottery revenue bond proceeds fund; use of bond proceeds
5-534 State lottery revenue bond debt service fund
5-535 Securing principal and interest; refunding bonds
5-536 Lien of pledge
5-537 Bond purchase; cancellation
5-538 Payment of bonds
5-539 Investment of monies; funds
5-540 Characteristics of bonds; negotiable; exemption from taxation; obligation; legal investments
5-541 Effect of changing circumstances of bonds; agreement of state
5-542 Validity of bonds
5-543 State officials to comply with agreements
Article 2 General Provisions (Eff. 7/1/12)
5-551 Definitions
5-552 Arizona state lottery commission; membership; appointment; term; chairman; removal; reimbursement of expenses
5-553 Executive director; appointment
5-554 Commission; director; powers and duties; definitions
5-555 Apportionment of revenue
5-556 Powers and duties of director
5-557 Monthly reports; annual reports
5-558 Studies and investigations
5-559 Contracts; limitation; restrictions
5-560 Security operations; powers; peace officer status
5-561 Department of public safety; investigation; authority; payment
5-562 Licenses to sell tickets or shares; fee; conditions; definitions
5-562.01 Prosecution; payment of costs
5-563 Right to prize not assignable; exceptions
5-564 Sale at unauthorized price or by unauthorized persons; violation; classification
5-565 Sale of tickets or shares to underage persons; violation; classification
5-565.01 Sale to persons using state issued electronic benefits transfer cards; violation; classification
5-565.02 Purchase of lottery tickets or shares by minors
5-566 Alteration of lottery tickets; violation; classification
5-567 Purchase of tickets and receipt of prizes by certain persons prohibited
5-568 Disposition of unclaimed prize money
5-569 Lottery redemption agents
5-570 Award of prize to certain persons prohibited
5-571 State lottery fund
5-572 Use of monies in state lottery fund; report
5-573 State lottery prize fund; setoff for state debts; notification to department of economic security
5-574 Audit of accounts
5-575 Prizes; setoff for debts to state agencies; definitions
Chapter 6 GAMBLING ON INDIAN RESERVATIONS
Article 1 General Provisions
5-601 Gambling on Indian reservations; tribal‑state compacts; tribal‑state compact fund
5-601.02 New standard form of tribal‑state gaming compact; effects
5-602 Gaming certification and enforcement; powers; duties; deputy director
5-602.01 Rules; civil penalties
5-603 Department of gaming investigators; peace officer status
5-604 Department of gaming; director; qualifications; term; conflict of interest; grounds for dismissal
Chapter 7 SKIING
Article 1 General Provisions
5-701 Definitions
5-702 Posting passenger information signs
5-703 Posting ski information signs
5-704 Additional duties of ski area operators
5-705 Duties of skiers in any action against the ski area operator
5-706 Release of liability
5-707 Competition
Chapter 8 TOURISM AND SPORTS AUTHORITY
Article 1 General Provisions
5-801 Definitions
5-802 Formation of authority
5-803 Board of directors
5-804 Administrative powers and duties
5-805 Executive director; duties
5-806 Gift ban; principals and lobbyists; exemptions
5-807 Constructing and operating multipurpose facility
5-808 Major league baseball spring training facilities; local financial participation
5-809 Community youth and amateur sports and recreational facilities; local financial participation
5-810 Regulating sale, use and consumption of alcoholic beverages
5-811 Conflicts of interest; violation; classification
5-812 Performance audit
5-813 Disadvantaged business enterprise participation goals; contractor employment requirements
5-814 Monthly report; appearance before joint legislative budget committee
5-815 Intercollegiate football national championship and playoff games
Article 2 Financial Provisions
5-831 Annual budget
5-832 General fund; investments
5-833 Construction account
5-834 Facility revenue clearing account
5-835 Tourism revenue clearing account
5-836 Operating account
5-837 Cactus league promotion account
5-838 Youth and amateur sports facilities account; reserve
5-839 Car rental surcharge
5-840 Tax on hotels
5-841 Audit
Article 3 Revenue Bonds
5-861 Definitions
5-862 Authorization of bonds
5-863 Issuance and sale of bonds; notice
5-864 Bond proceeds subaccount
5-865 Debt service account
5-866 Securing principal and interest
5-867 Lien of pledge
5-868 Bond purchase; cancellation
5-869 Payment of bonds
5-870 Use of surplus monies
5-871 Investment of monies in the bond proceeds subaccount
5-872 Investment of monies in debt service account
5-873 Authorized investments of monies
5-874 Deposit and disbursement of monies
5-875 Characteristics of bonds; negotiable; obligation; legal investments; exemption from taxation
5-876 Effect of changing circumstances on bonds; agreement of state
5-877 Validity of bonds; legal opinion
Chapter 9 SPORTS AUTHORITY DISTRICT (CONDITIONALLY RPLD.)
Article 1 Organization
5-1101 Definitions
5-1102 Formation of district; board of directors; duties
5-1103 Sports authority; establishment; authority board
5-1104 Sports authority plan; authority board powers and duties; advisory board
5-1105 Executive director; duties
5-1106 Major league baseball spring training facilities; local financial participation
5-1107 Youth sports and recreation; local financial participation
5-1108 Gift ban; exemptions
5-1109 Regulating sale, use and consumption of alcoholic beverages
5-1110 Conflicts of interest
5-1111 Performance audits
5-1112 Quarterly report; appearance before joint legislative budget committee
Article 2 Financial Provisions
5-1131 Annual budget
5-1132 General fund; investments
5-1133 Excise tax on car rentals
5-1134 Excise tax on hotels and motels
5-1135 Tax on restaurants and bars
5-1136 Tax on amusements and sporting events
5-1137 Tax on retail
5-1138 Administration of tax
5-1139 Conditional reduction of district taxes
5-1140 Annual audit
Article 3 Revenue Bonds
5-1161 Definitions
5-1162 Obligation for the bonds
5-1163 Authorization of bonds
5-1164 Issuance and sale of bonds
5-1165 Bond proceeds account
5-1166 Debt service account
5-1167 Securing principal and interest
5-1168 Lien of pledge
5-1169 Bond purchase for cancellation
5-1170 Payment of bonds
5-1171 Investment of monies in the bond proceeds account
5-1172 Investment of monies in the debt service account
5-1173 Authorized investment of monies
5-1174 Deposit and disbursement of monies
5-1175 Characteristics of bonds; negotiability; legal investments; exemption from taxation
5-1176 Effect of changing circumstances on bonds; agreement of state
5-1177 Validity of bonds; legal opinion

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