All protective equipment, except gloves, headgear, mouthguards, neck-/throat protection and Goalkeepers’ leg guards must be worn under the uniform. For violation of this rule, after warning by the Referee, a Minor Penalty shall be imposed.
Players violating this rule shall not be permitted to participate in the game until such equipment has been corrected or removed.
If the Player refuses, they shall be assessed a Minor Penalty for “Illegal Equipment” and if they return to the ice without making the change, they shall be issued a Misconduct Penalty. Should this happen a third time, the Player shall be issued a Game Misconduct Penalty.
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