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Referees & Laws

The Massachusetts State Referee Committee is dedicated to serving all levels of the sport of soccer in this state through the training and development of referees. In cooperation with the State Associations and with USSF, the MSRC shall govern, coordinate and administer the referee development program within the state.


Interested in becoming a USSF Soccer Referee? For more information visit

For a complete course list, visit Referee Courses

Already a referee and want to work Adult leagues? Send an email to the State Referee Administrator.

Need to find a MSRC Assignor?

Click here to find a Massachusetts State Referee Committee Assignor:

MSRC Referee Assignor Search

Summary of 2019- 2020 Law changes

As announced at our November 9, 2016 Semiannual Meeting, there have been changes to Laws: 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 .

Please click below to view the updated law changes:

Sponsored by Massachusetts State Referee Committee     Law Changes for 2019-2020