Tom Youngs will miss the ultimate league game of the season towards Wasps after Leicester made him unavailable following a cost for disrespecting a match official within the loss to Bristol.
Youngs faces an internet impartial disciplinary panel on Thursday 17 June.
The cost follows the incident which occurred when tempers flared on the finish of a fractious match on 5 June.
Youngs has been charged with “conduct prejudicial to the interests of the union and the game”.
Premiership leaders Bristol Bears secured a house semi-final tie with a slender bonus-point win at Mattioli Woods Welford Road.
Tigers head coach Steve Borthwick and Bears director of rugby Pat Lam have been concerned in a heated touchline dialogue with referee Ian Tempest over who ought to exchange Bristol prop Tetaz Chaparro when he was despatched to the sin-bin.
Leicester made the choice to stand down hooker Youngs from choice, which means he’ll miss Leicester’s away Premiership game towards Wasps on Saturday, 12 June on the Ricoh Arena.