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IPC Handbook

The IPC Handbook includes details about the duties and responsibilities of all IPC Members.

Section 1 - Paralympic Charter - Table of Contents
Chapter Content Document
.. LIST OF COMMONLY USED ACRONYMS Acronyms
.. PREAMBLE Preamble
1. IPC CONSTITUTION Sub-Section 1
1.1 PARALYMPIC VISION AND MISSION STATEMENT Paralympic vision
2. BYLAWS GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
2.1 RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF IPC MEMBERS Chapter 2.1
2.2 GOVERNING BOARD ELECTION AND NOMINATION POLICY AND PROCEDURES Chapter 2.2
.. GOVERNING BOARD Chapter 2.3
2.3 APPENDIX 1: FRAMEWORK BYLAWS FOR IPC STANDING COMMITTEESS Appendix 1
2.3 APPENDIX 2: FRAMEWORK BYLAWS FOR IPC COUNCILS Appendix 2
2.4 STANDING COMMITTEES
2.4.1 Anti-Doping Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.1
2.4.2 AHSN Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.2
2.4.3 Audit and Finance Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.3
2.4.4 Classification Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.4
2.4.5 Development Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.5
2.4.6 Education Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.6
2.4.7 Legal and Ethics Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.7
2.4.8 Paralympic Games Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.8
2.4.9 Sports Science Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.9
2.4.10 Medical Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.10
2.4.11 Women in Sport Committee Sub-Chapter 2.4.11
2.5 COUNCILS
2.5.1 Athletes' Council Sub-chapter 2.5.1
.. APPENDIX 1: NOMINATION & ELECTION PROCEDURES FOR CHAIR & VICE CHAIR Appendix 1
... APPENDIX 2: ATHLETES' COUNCIL NOMINATION AND ELECTION PROCEDURE 2012 Appendix 2
2.5.2 Council of IOSD's Sub-Chapter 2.5.2
2.5.3 Council of Regions Sub-Chapter 2.5.3
2.5.4 Sports' Council Sub-Chapter 2.5.4
2.6 IPC MANAGEMENT TEAM
2.6.1 IPC Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sub-Chapter 2.6.1
2.7 SPORT GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT Chapter 2.7
2.8 BOARD OF APPEAL OF CLASSIFICATION (BAC) Chapter 2.8
.. APPENDIX TO BOARD OF APPEAL OF CLASSIFICATION BYLAWS Appendix
2.9 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Chapter 2.9
3. PARALYMPIC GAMES PRINCIPLES Sub-Section 3
SECTION 2 - RULEs, REGULATIONS, CODES AND POLICIES - TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter Content Document
1. CODES
1.1 IPC Code of Ethics Chapter 1.1
.. APPENDIX A: IPC REGULATIONS GOVERNING THE PROCEDURES FOR DEALING WITH COMPLAINTS REGARDING ALLEGED BREACHES OF THE IPC CODE OF ETHICS Appendix A
1.2 IPC Anti-Doping Code Chapter 1.2
.. APPENDIX TO IPC ANTI-DOPING CODE ARTICLE 10.11 - RULES ON THE IMPOSITION OF FINANCIAL SANCTIONS FOR ANTI-DOPING RULE VIOLATIONS Appendix
1.3 IPC Classification Code Chapter 1.3
.. MODELS OF BEST PRACTICE
.. Choice of Sport Class for Multiple Impairments Chapter 1.3
.. Sport Class Changes following First Appearance Chapter 1.3
.. Intentional Misrepresentation Rules Chapter 1.3
1.4 IPC Medical Code Chapter 1.4
2. STANDING ORDERS
2.1 Procedures to be followed at General Assemblies Chapter 2.1
2.2 Administrative Procedures prior to General Assemblies Chapter 2.2
2.3 Conduct of IPC GB/Council/Committee Meetings Chapter 2.3
3. POLICIES
3.1 Athlete Nationality Policy Chapter 3.1
3.2 Membership Fee Policy Chapter 3.2
3.3 Diversity Policy Chapter 3.3
3.4.1 Policy on Development Chapter 3.4.1
3.4.2 IPC Development Strategy Chapter 3.4.2
3.5 Policy on Regional Games Sports Programmes Chapter 3.5
3.6 Policy on Confidentiality Chapter 3.6
3.7 Policy on Suspension of an IPC Member Organization Chapter 3.7
3.8 Policy for Granting the Status 'IPC Recognized International Federation' Chapter 3.8
3.9 Policy on Disciplinary Measures for Breaching IPC Qualification, Entry and Participation Rules Chapter 3.9
.. APPENDIX: Policy on Disciplinary Measures for Breaching IPC Qualification, Entry and Participation Rules Appendix
3.10 Sport Equipment Policy Chapter 3.10
3.11 Award Selection Policy Chapter 3.11
.. APPENDIX to Award Selection Policy Appendix
3.12 Policy on IPC Accreditation Chapter 3.12
3.13 Policy on Eligible Impairments in the Paralympic Movement Chapter 3.13
4. POSITION STATEMENTS
4.1 Position Statement on Human Rights Chapter 4.1
4.2 Position Statement on Sexual Harassment & Abuse in Sport Chapter 4.2
4.3 Position Statement on Autonomic Dysreflexia and Boosting Chapter 4.3
4.4 Position Statement on background and Scientific Rationale on Classification in Paralympic Sport Chapter 4.4
4.5 Position Statement on membership criteria for applicant impairment organisations Chapter 4.5
5. DECLARATIONS ENDORSED BY THE IPC
5.1 Brighton Declaration on Women in Sport Chapter 5.1
5.2 Declaration 10th World Sport for All Congress Chapter 5.2
5.3 Magglingen Declaration Chapter 5.3
5.4 WADA Anti-Doping Code Chapter 5.4
5.5 World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki Chapter 5.5
5.6 Panathlon Declaration Chapter 5.6
5.7 ICSSPE Position Statement on Physical Education Chapter 5.7
.. APPENDIX: IPC Support Statement Appendix
5.8 2011 International Committee for Fair Play Manifesto Chapter 5.8
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