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SANCTION FEE


A fee paid to a governing body as a requirement to have the scores count towards official averages and to be eligible for honor score recognition. A league player typically pays a national sanction fee to the ABC or WIBC or YABA, and also a local association fee, at the beginning of the league season. Sanctioning is very desirable as it maintains standards and guarantees eligibility for awards that are given by the local or national organizations.

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