15 USC 6301 - Definitions

For purposes of this chapter:
(1) Boxer 
The term boxer means an individual who fights in a professional boxing match.
(2) Boxing commission 

(A) [1] The term boxing commission means an entity authorized under State law to regulate professional boxing matches.
(3) Boxer registry 
The term boxer registry means any entity certified by the Association of Boxing Commissions for the purposes of maintaining records and identification of boxers.

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(4) Licensee 
The term licensee means an individual who serves as a trainer, second, or cut man for a boxer.
(5) Manager 
The term manager means a person who receives compensation for service as an agent or representative of a boxer.
(6) Matchmaker 
The term matchmaker means a person that proposes, selects, and arranges the boxers to participate in a professional boxing match.
(7) Physician 
The term physician means a doctor of medicine legally authorized to practice medicine by the State in which the physician performs such function or action.
(8) Professional boxing match 
The term professional boxing match means a boxing contest held in the United States between individuals for financial compensation. Such term does not include a boxing contest that is regulated by an amateur sports organization.
(9) Promoter 
The term promoter means the person primarily responsible for organizing, promoting, and producing a professional boxing match. The term promoter does not include a hotel, casino, resort, or other commercial establishment hosting or sponsoring a professional boxing match unless
(A) the hotel, casino, resort, or other commercial establishment is primarily responsible for organizing, promoting, and producing the match; and
(B) there is no other person primarily responsible for organizing, promoting, and producing the match.
(10) State 
The term State means each of the 50 States, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and any territory or possession of the United States, including the Virgin Islands.
(11) Effective date of the contract 
The term effective date of the contract means the day upon which a boxer becomes legally bound by the contract.

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(12) Boxing service provider 
The term boxing service provider means a promoter, manager, sanctioning body, licensee, or matchmaker.
(13) Contract provision 
The term contract provision means any legal obligation between a boxer and a boxing service provider.
(14) Sanctioning organization 
The term sanctioning organization means an organization that sanctions professional boxing matches in the United States
(A) between boxers who are residents of different States; or
(B) that are advertised, otherwise promoted, or broadcast (including closed circuit television) in interstate commerce.
(15) Suspension 
The term suspension includes within its meaning the revocation of a boxing license.
[1] So in original. No subpar. (B) has been enacted.