The anti-doping provisions of the Austrian Anti-Doping Federal Act are binding and must be acknowledged and implemented in their entirety (see Article 18a of the ÖEHV statutes). This also applies to all non-Austrian clubs taking part in the EBEL/EBYSL+EBJL Championship (see also Erste Bank Eishockey Liga GameBook, the Erste Bank Young Stars League's and Erste Bank Juniors League Procedure Regulations).