|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to higher education|
|Apr 12, 2013||referred to higher education|
assembly Bill A6678
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A6678 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§8351 - 8357, add §8356-a, Ed L
A6678 - Summary
Relates to the certification and licensure of athletic trainers; provides certain exemptions and requires continuing education.
A6678 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6678 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y April 12, 2013 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. LAVINE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to certification of athletic trainers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 8351 of the education law, as amended by chapter 658 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read as follows: S 8351. Definition. As used in this article "athletic trainer" means any person who is duly [certified] LICENSED in accordance with this article to perform athletic training under the supervision of a physi- cian [and limits his or her practice to secondary schools, institutions of postsecondary education, professional athletic organizations, or a person who, under the supervision of a physician, carries out comparable functions on orthopedic athletic injuries, excluding spinal cord inju- ries, in a health care organization] AND CARRIES OUT THE PRACTICE OF PREVENTION, RECOGNITION, EVALUATION, MANAGEMENT, DISPOSITION, TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION OF INJURIES. Supervision of an athletic trainer by a physician shall be continuous but shall not be construed as requiring the physical presence of the supervising physician at the time and place where such services are performed. [The scope of work described herein shall not be construed as author- izing the reconditioning of neurologic injuries, conditions or disease.] S 2. Section 8352 of the education law, as amended by chapter 658 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read as follows: S 8352. Definition of practice of athletic training. The practice of the profession of athletic training is defined as the [application of principles, methods and procedures for managing athletic injuries, which shall include the preconditioning, conditioning and reconditioning of an individual who has suffered an athletic injury through the use of appro- priate preventative and supportive devices, under the supervision of a EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06145-01-3
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