Where any of the above IIHF rules currently state:

  1. ‘A (1 of the above infractions) penalty is punishable by at least a minor penalty’ (or)

  2. ‘A minor penalty and misconduct penalty’

New - Will be replaced with the wording:

  1. (1) A (1 of the above infractions) penalty is punishable by at least a double minor penalty (2+2 minutes).

For the above mentioned penalties, they will be automatically assessed as a 2+2 minute penalty. The options of 2 and/or 2+10 will no longer exist.