USCF Rules by basic categories:

Basic Rules: and

Ratable Time Controls: ... ntrols.pdf

Clock Rules: (which needs updating)

Blitz Rules: ... hanges.pdf (which needs updating to include the changes for 2015)

Match Rules: ... atches.php (which needs updating to include that matches can be blitz rated due to the new blitz rating system)

Electronic Scoresheet rules ... elines.pdf

Junior Tournament Player (JTP) rules: (this document should clarify if you can run a primary JTP event in the summer with students who just finished 3rd grade)

House Player Rules: (which needs updating since it says the current edition of the rulebook is the 5th edition)

Scholastic Regulations: ... egulations

Correspondence Rules:

TD Certification Rules: ... nRules.pdf (which needs updating to include the changes for 2015)

Rulebook Updates: (which needs updating to include the errata found here ... 28#p288828)

USCF-FIDE Rule Differences: (which needs updating to include the changes for 2015)

FIDE Rules links:

USCF's Change of Federation Policy:

Invitational Rules:

Scholastic Invitational Rules:

Denker Rules:

Barber Rules:

National Girls Invitational Rules:

Grand Prix Rules: (this needs updating. The February 2015 link states quick chess is G/5-G/29 and that regular and quick ratings are still on chess life mailing labels)

Junior Grand Prix (JGP) Rules:

National Event Bidding Procedures: ... Events.pdf

Code of ethics:

Bylaws: ... Bylaws.pdf

Duties and Responsibilities of USCF State Affiliates:

Privacy Policy:



Many thanks to Micah Smith who gathered this information and presented it on the USCF Forums.