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License Title: Professional Boxer Registration

License Description: A professional boxer is a person who participates in a boxing contest held in the United States between individuals for compensation or a prize, and does not include any amateur boxing match.

Authorizing Statute: Code of Iowa, 90A.3 and U.S. House of Representatives Resolution 4167

Requirements for License:All individuals who wish to participate in professional boxing matches are federally mandated to have a registration number and picture identification card and must apply with their home state commission. If the home state does not have a boxing commission, they may apply through the state where they are participating in a boxing match.

Federal law mandates that states enforce the boxer registration.

There are no continuing education requirements for renewal of registration.

Application: $25 - (Two year registration card)
Renewal: $25
Exam: None
Other: $10 - (Duplicate ID card - can only be issued by original issuing

When:There are no exam requirements for professional boxer registration.

License Authority:
Labor Services Division

1000 E Grand Ave
Des Moines IA 50319
Phone: 5152813447

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