The illustrations and text used in this publication are the exclusive copyright of Hockey Canada. The Referees' Casebook/Rule Combination is up to date as of May 2010 and will take effect at the beginning of the 2010-11 hockey season,.
This publication combines Hockey Canada Official Rule Book with situations (cases) related to the official rules. The "Case Book" entries are an important reference for referees, players, coaches and hockey executives. They provide guidance and information about how the playing rules are to be applied in various situations, and clarify misunderstandings related to the application of the rules.