Recently Andy Foster replaced Kelly Farr as the Executive Director of the GAEC. Foster who has a MMA background as a fighter and ref, has been pushing for fewer rules.
It is anticipated that the GAEC will vote rules for Pro Wrestling this month after efforts that began last year, then were suspended when efforts were made to change the law regulating wrestling. Those efforts failed to pass so the GAEC returned to rule making efforts.
Current law in Georgia only requires promoters to be registered and pay a $100 annual fee, and report to the GAEC. This law passed in 2005 but the GAEC never set up any reporting, and instead tried to agressively regulate wrestling beginning in 2007.
These are the rules that are currently being considered by the GAEC:
Proposed Wrestling Rules
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