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2017 Regular Session



Education - Participants in Interscholastic Athletic Activities - Concussions - Penalties for Coaches

Sponsored by:

Delegate Chang


In the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a county board of education, on the recommendation of the county superintendent, to suspend a coach who violates specified provisions of law relating to the removal from play of a student who is suspected of sustaining a concussion or other head injury in a practice or game and the return to play of the student; requiring a county board to send to a coach a copy of specified charges and give the coach an opportunity to request a hearing before suspending the coach; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Chang
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.