2021-25 Playing Rules

The 2021-25 USA Hockey Playing Rule change process was concluded on June 12, 2021 during the Board of Directors Meeting at Annual Congress. You will find a summary of all accepted rule changes on the USA Hockey Website, in addition to updates to the USA Hockey Points of Emphasis and Standard of Play, and an explanation of the new Standardization of Discipline regarding Match Penalties.

The video above highlights the rule changes and the link to the full rule book can be found above.

The 2021-25 USA Hockey Playing Rules will take effect starting September 1, 2021.