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.
· 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.
· Popular name: Licensure of Athletic Trainers
· Creates/amends major program: Creates licensure requirements for athletic trainers
· 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.