INDEX

VSL RULES AND PROCEDURES INDEX

Topic

Section

Page Number

General

I

1

Affiliation

II

1

Applicability

III

1

Jurisdiction

IV

1

Club Entry & Obligations

V

1

Membership Application Requirements

V-A

1

Declaration of teams

V - B

1

Field Requirements, Preparation, Conflicts

V – C-F

2

Use of Logos

V - G

3

Team/Player Registration

VI

3

Recruitment Policy

VII

4

Divisions and Game Structure

VIII

4

Guest Player Rule

IX

5

Game Information

IX - A

5

Ball Size, Length of halves

IX - B

5

Player Equipment

IX - C

5

Substitutions

X - C

6

Spectator & Coaching Areas

IX – E & F

6

U10, U11 & U12 Game & Field Requirements

IX - G

6

Referee Authority

IX - G

6

Failure to Appear

X

7

Team Match Obligations

XI

9

Failure to Field A Team

XII

9

Canceled/ Terminated Matches

XII - A

9

Rainouts

XII - B

9

Referee determines unplayable conditions

XIII

10

Rescheduling Matches

XIV

11

Standings and Awards

XV

11

Conduct

XVI

12

Penalty Points/Suspensions

XVI - C

12

Ejection of a player or coach

XVII

13

Protests

XVIII

14

Appeals

XIX
15
Official Hearings
XX
15
Misconduct Toward Game Officials

XXI

16

Appendices List

17

Appendix 1 Definitions

19

Appendix 2 Kidsafe Program

20

Appendix 3 Club Representative Responsibilities

21

Appendix 4 Field Guidelines

22

Appendix 5 Match Procedures

23

Appendix 6 Dangerous Weather Guidelines

24

Appendix 7 Contacting VSL

25