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HB 281 (BR 256) - J. Jenkins, R. Adams, L. Belcher, R. Bunch, T. Burch, J. Carney, L. Clark, H. Collins, R. Crimm, M. Dossett, T. Edmonds, C. Embry Jr., K. Flood, D. Ford, J. Glenn, D. Graham, J. Greer, S. Gregory, B. Housman, D. Keene, Ji. Lee, M. Marzian, T. McKee, C. Miller, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, C. Rollins II, S. Santoro, R. Smart, F. Steele, W. Stone, B. Waide, D. Watkins, J. Wayne, S. Westrom

     AN ACT relating to interscholastic athletics and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 160.445 to require coaches to complete training on recognizing and treating concussions and head injuries; identify actions required before an athlete with a suspected concussion or head injury may return to play; amend KRS 156.070 to conform; EMERGENCY.


     SCS - Retain original provisions except clarify who can conduct evaluation to determine if a concussion has occurred.

     Jan 19-introduced in House
     Jan 20-to Education (H)
     Jan 24-posted in committee
     Jan 31-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 1-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 2, 2012
     Feb 2-3rd reading, passed 99-0; received in Senate
     Feb 7-to Education (S)
     Mar 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 23-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2012; 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 27-received in House; to Rules (H)
     Mar 28-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute ; passed 93-0
     Mar 29-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 30-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 11-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 72)

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