Competitions, Testing, Sanctions and Judging Committee
This committee shall be simply referred to as the Competitions Committee. The Competitions Committee shall be responsible for:
(a)Using, developing or modifying the judging system in consideration of Article II.
(b)The conduct and control of all USFIFS figure skating competitions on inlines heldin the United States except for the US National Championships and International Invitationals which are the responsibility of the Board of Directors. Planning of major competitions except the National Championships and International invitationals. Setting up rules for local competitions. (c)The selection of officials for all USFIFS figure skating competitons held in the United States except for the US National Championship and International Invitationals which are selected by the Board of Directors. (d)The appointment, promotion, demotion, removal, education, conduct, qualification and performance of judges, referees and accountants. (e)Recruitment and training of judges, accountants and the necessary staff to hold national-level and world invitational competitions. (f) Implementation of competition levels for the following categories:
i) Basic Skills events in conjunction with the Basic Skills Committee ii) Singles iii) Pairs iv) Adults v) Solo Creative Freestyle and Spotlight vi) Solo Dance and Team Dance in conjunction with the Dance Committee vii)Solo Creative Dance in conjunction with the Dance Committee. viii)Theater on Inlines in conjunction with the Dance Committee ix) Synchronized Skating in conjunction with the Dance Committee
(a)The design of testing procedures that correspond to competition levels for the following activities: i. Singles ii.Pairs iii.Adults iv.Solo Creative Freestyle and Spotlight (b)The implementation of testing procedures corresponding to testing and competition levels developed by the Basic Skills Committee (c)The implementation of testing procedures corresonding to testing and competition levels developed by the Dance Committee.
(a)The granting of sanctions therefore, except the U.S National Inline Figure Skating Championships and international competitions, sanctions for which shall be granted by the Board of Directors of the USFIFS; Providing sanctions for local and national and world invitational events (at least until we establish a world organization). The granting and refusal of sanctions for such carnivals, exhibitions and appearances. (b)The maintenance and administration of rules governing carnivals and exhibitions on inline figure skating seeking USFIFS sanctioning and held in the United
States (c)The participation by registered skaters in carnivals and exhibitions in the United States. (d)The determination and collection of fees and assessments for such sanctions the determination and control of the amount of expenses and the type and value of gifts allowed to registered skaters appearing in any such carnivals and exhibitions; (e)The definition of eligible and ineligible persons in skating.The classification of eligible persons and others. (f) The maintenance and administration of rules governing standards of participation in USFIFS activities by eligible persons and others (g)The investigation and punishment of violations of sanctions thereof. (h)The reinstatement of persons whose eligibility has been lost, suspended or restricted.