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Australia. Interdepartmental Committee of Inquiry into Boxing and Other Combat Sports
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Report on the Interdepartmental Committee of Inquiry into Boxing and Other Combat Sports
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Canberra : Govt. Pr., 1976
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REPORT ON THE INTERDEPARTMENTAL COMMITTEE INQUIRY INTO BOXING AND OTHER COMBAT SPORTS 1974—Parliamentary Paper No. 228 1
CONTENTS 3
TERMS OF REFERENCE 5
INTRODUCTION 7
STRUCTURE OF PROFESSIONAL BOXING IN AUSTRALIA 9
SUMMARY OF RECOMMENDATIONS 11
RESERVATIONS BY REPRESENTATIVES OF DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 15
Terms of Reference (a) AN EXAMINATION OF CONTROLS ALREADY EXISTING IN AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL BOXING 17
Terms of Reference (b) THE JUSTIFICATION OF EXTERNAL CONTROLS FOR BOXING 19
Terms of Reference (c) THE SPHERES OF INFLUENCE OF A COMMISSION AND ITS JURISDICTION OVER PARTICIPANTS, TRAINERS, REFEREES, JUDGES AND OTHER OFFICIALS, STADIUMS AND TRAINING FACILITIES 21
Terms of Reference (d) THE PROVISION OF PROPER MEDICAL SUPERVISION 24
Terms of Reference (e) THE PROVISION OF ADEQUATE INSURANCE AND WELFARE SERVICES FOR BOXERS WHERE NECESSARY 28
Terms of Reference (f) THE LEGAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF PROMOTERS AND OTHERS INVOLVED IN CONTRACTS WITH BOXERS 32
Terms of Reference (g) ANY SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR TELEVISED CONTESTS 34
Terms of Reference (h) THE MOST APPROPRIATE ADMINISTRATIVE STRUCTURE AND COMPOSITION OF A COMMISSION 36
Terms of Reference (i) THE FINANCING OF A COMMISSION 37
Terms of Reference (j) THE AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT/STATE RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A COMMISSION 38
Terms of Reference (k) ANY OTHER ASPECTS CONSIDERED TO BE RELEVANT TO THE INQUIRY 39
CONCLUSIONS 40
ATTACHMENTS 47
Attachment i N.H. and M.R.C. Report 49
Attachment ii Proposed powers of the Australian Combat Sports Commission with regard to professional boxing 77
Attachment iii Content analysis of submission received 91
Attachment iv Summary of laws relating to boxing in Australia 105
Attachment v Queensland Policemen’s Manual 109
Attachment vi Workers’ Compensation Board of Victoria - Brizzi v Stadiums Pty. Ltd. 119
Attachment vii Example of a contract between a boxer and manager 129
Attachment viii Contracts extracts from rules/regulations from Boxing Commission in State of Hawaii 135
Attachment ix Example of a contract between a promoter and a boxer 139
Attachment x Televised boxing viewer ratings 145
Attachment xi Summary of structure of overseas commissions 149
Attachment xii Information received from overseas 159
Attachment xiii Promotions in Australia, 1973 165
Attachment xiv Constitution, rules and record cards of the New South Wales Professional Boxing Association 175
Attachment xv Rules, regulations and record cards of the Australian Boxing Federation 185
Attachment xvi Title/constitution and record cards of the Australian Boxing Alliance 219
Attachment xvii Rules and record cards of Stadiums Pty. Ltd. 241

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