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Laws of On Line Bridge published by the WBF in 2001

(changes only, marked vs. relevant subsections of Laws of Duplicate Contract Bridge 1997)


Law 76 - Spectators

A. Conduct During Bidding or Play
One Hand Only
A spectator should not look at the hand of more than one player, except by permission.
Personal Reaction
A spectator must not display any reaction to the bidding or play while a deal is in progress.
Mannerisms or Remarks
During the round, a spectator must refrain from mannerisms or remarks of any kind (including conversation with a player).*
New footnote to Law 76A3 *While seated for play during a session, no player may employ any means to receive private communication from a spectator.
Consideration for Players
A spectator must not in any way disturb a player.