Constitution 2015-16

The constitution of the Ligue des Grands Lacs is inspired by the constitution of the Franco-Ontarian hockey tournament.


Objectives :

Participation :

Administration :


Productivity: (9 points)

Behavior : (6 points)

Scorekeeper Responsibilities :

Coach Responsibilities:

Specific Rules / Règlements Spécifiques

The rules of the A.C.H.A. are subject to the following changes.

CHA Rules in effect with following changes...

  1. Red line used for icing purposes only
  2. Each team has a 30 sec time out per game.
  3. A player with 3 minor penalties is ejected from the game only
  4. A player given a major penalty for roughing, cross checking, high sticking, spearing fighting butt ending, dropping gloves with intentions of fighting hitting from behind is automatically ejected for the game and the following game. The suspension will double for second offense and third time player is expelled from the league.
  5. A player serving a minor penalty must completely serve his time even if opposing team scores. His team may return to full strenght after a goal has been scored on them.
  6. The point system determines all outcomes of games including playoffs.
  7. In a playoff situation if point system is tied, there will be a 5 minute overtime periode 3 on 3.
  8. A penalty call in overtime adds a player to the unpenalized team
  9. A tie in the standings will be broken with the following:
    1. Team discipline
    2. Most wins
    3. Least amount of losses
    4. least goals against
    5. Heads or Tails
  10. All games are played with two referees
  11. PLayers involved in an altercation following a game either on the ice during the hand shake or between dressing rooms will be suspended for 2 league games.
  12. A player must have participated in at least 4 regular schedule games. A player that played in the first league date but was injured and unable to play until playoffs is eligible to play.
  13. A 10 minute misconduct penalty counts as a minor penalty on the scoresheet