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.




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.