10.0 UNAUTHORIZED PLAY
.1 Member teams shall not play in any group or league not under the direct control of the ALLIANCE without permission of the ALLIANCE. Teams requesting to participate in a non-ALLIANCE League must make application to the ALLIANCE Executive Committee by August 1 of the year of participation. The ALLIANCE Executive Committee must approve the participation of ALLIANCE teams in non-ALLIANCE Leagues. Failure to obtain approval may result in disciplinary action against the Association and/or the respective team officials.
.2 Member teams shall comply with HC Overseas Rules.
.3 Participants and or Team(s) shall not participate in non- sanctioned games, including exhibition games or tournaments, nor play against non-OHF/HC affiliated team(s). Player(s), Participants and or Team(s) that participate in non-sanctioned games or events may be suspended and/or disciplined by the ALLIANCE Executive Committee. Local or Zone Minor Hockey Associations are responsible for ensuring that Participants and Team(s) only participate in sanctioned games or events.
NOTE: Non-OHF/HC affiliated teams refers to those teams not recognized by or covered under the HC Insurance Program.