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Youth Sports Programs - Concussion Risk and Management Training - Requirements

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith


In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

Synopsis:Requiring the State Department of Education to educate, instead of provide awareness to, coaches, school personnel, students, and the parents or guardians of students on certain matters relating to concussions and head injuries; requiring an individual who has completed concussion risk and management training or is a licensed health care provider to be responsible for on-site management of all concussion and head injuries during each practice and game, including certain decisions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0552
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Sports and Recreation
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Education
Article - Health - General

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February 14, 2018 10:46 A.M.