38.0 MATCH PENALTY PROTOCOL
.1 When a match penalty is assessed in a game, the offending team must submit within forty-eight (48) hours to the ALLIANCE Hockey Office designate overseeing suspensions. Failure to provide notification to the ALLIANCE Hockey Office may result in suspension to the Head Coach of the offending team.
.2 Any player or team official under suspension for a number of games as a result of a Match Penalty shall also be suspended from all on-ice officiating (Referee) duties until such time as the suspension incurred as a player or team official has been served.
.3 Match Penalties must be reported to the ALLIANCE Hockey Office within twenty-four (24) hours by the Official.
.4 The ALLIANCE Hockey designate overseeing suspensions will report Match Penalties requiring a suspension of less than six (6) games under the OHF Minimum Suspension List. All Match Penalties that may result in a suspension of six (6) games or more must be referred to the ALLIANCE Hockey Hearing/Discipline Committee for a hearing.