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    Subdivision 1. Examination by physician. All boxers and referees must be examined by a
physician licensed by this state within three hours before entering the ring, and the examining
physician shall immediately file with the commission a written report of the examination. The
physician's examination shall report on the condition of the boxer's heart and general physical
and neurological condition. The physician's report may record the condition of the boxer's
nervous system and brain as required by the commission. The physician may prohibit the boxer
from entering the ring if, in the physician's professional opinion, it is in the best interest of the
boxer's health. The cost of the examination is payable by the person or entity conducting the
contest or exhibition.
    Subd. 2. Attendance of physician. A person holding or sponsoring a boxing contest shall
have in attendance a physician licensed by this state. The commission may establish a schedule of
fees to be paid to each attending physician by the person holding or sponsoring the contest.
History: 2006 c 282 art 11 s 26