now has added a post to the other thread -- in which she provides links to GoldenSkate's own Reference threads re ice dance.
In particular, one of the threads in her post discusses the Finnstep, which is the pattern dance this season for Senior SDs:
Originally Posted by nikkiscott
One of the posts in the Finnstep thread has a link to the ISU document, "Ice Dance Technical Requirements Season 2013-14," which is an 8-page PDF (covering both Junior and Senior ice dance, IIRC).
It should spell out answers to your two questions that I have quoted above.