Bill No.: HB0152 Drafter: DKG

 

LSO No.: 09LSO-0339 Effective Date: 7/1/2009

 

Enrolled Act No.: HEA0104

 

Chapter No.: 165

 

Prime Sponsor: Representative Harshman

 

Catch Title: Athletic trainers-licensing.

 

Subject: Provides for the licensing of athletic trainers.

 

 

Summary/Major Elements:

         This bill

o       Creates a Board of Athletic Training;

o       Specifies composition of the Board, its qualifications, compensation, powers and duties;

o       Requires a licensure of athletic trainers as specified;

o       Provides qualifications for licensure and license renewals;

o       Provides for reciprocity;

o       Specifies procedures and grounds for disciplinary actions, including suspension and revocation of licenses;

o       Provides a misdemeanor penalty for violations;

o       Provides legislative findings;

o       Appropriates $10,000.00 to initiate funding for the Board.

 

 

Comments:

Popular name: Licensure of Athletic Trainers

Creates/amends major program: Creates licensure requirements for athletic trainers

 

Note:

                     Final action on this bill was not taken at the time this summary was prepared. Should changes be made to the bill upon final passage, an updated summary will be transmitted to all legislators.