Bill No.: SF0038 Drafter: JWL
LSO No.: 11LSO-0101 Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Enrolled Act No.: SEA0097
Prime Sponsor: Senator Landen
Catch Title: School athletics safety.
Subject: Requiring school athletic injury protocols.
• This act:
o Requires the State Superintendent of Public Instruction to develop a model protocol and to assist school districts in developing protocols for addressing risks associated with concussions and other head injuries from school athletics;
o Requires school districts to adopt protocols to address risks associated with concussions and other head injuries, to include training of coaches and trainers, restrictions on a student's participation in athletics after suffering a concussion or head injury and provision of related information to students and parents.