"Affiliate" shall mean any state governing body, and any local hockey association having agreements or sub-agreements to operate directly or indirectly in the State of Michigan.
“Discipline Committee” Shall mean the committee in charge of all disciplinary actions by the league for violation of league rules, conduct and Major Penalties.
“Independent Teams” Teams not affiliated with a Member Hockey Association.
"League Play Deadline" shall mean the date published on the MAYHL website by which all League Play shall be completed.
"League Play" shall mean MAYHL regular season games.
"League Management Tool" or "LMT" shall mean any and all systems, software, and websites designated for use and sanctioned by MAYHL for teams to enter and view information, such as scheduling, statistical, or game result data.
“Member Hockey Association” Local Hockey Association that has applied for membership, will have voting rights and seat on Discipline committee and rules committee.
"MAYHL Game" shall mean MAYHL games, both League Play and Playoffs.
"MAYHL" or the "League" shall mean Michigan Amateur Youth Hockey League.
"Player" shall mean an individual participant, other than a coach or manager listed on a certified roster of a team.
"Playoff" shall mean games that occur after League Play to determine the MAYHL champion for each age classification.
"Team Official" or "Team Officials" shall mean any coach or manager listed on a stamped or otherwise certified roster of said team, and any individual not listed on a certified roster, but acting under designated authority as a team representative.