senate Bill S2023A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the licensure of athletic trainers; and adds athletic trainers to the list of persons and officials required to report cases of suspected child abuse or maltreatment

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Higher Education Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2021 print number 2023a
Mar 10, 2021 amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 16, 2021 referred to higher education

Co-Sponsors

S2023 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5044
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally; amd §413, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5127, A5499

S2023 - Summary

Relates to the licensure of athletic trainers; adds athletic trainers to the list of persons and officials required to report cases of suspected child abuse or maltreatment.

S2023 - Sponsor Memo

S2023 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2023
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  MAY,  JACKSON,  RIVERA, SKOUFIS -- read twice and
   ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
   Higher Education
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to the licensure of
   athletic trainers; and to amend the social services law,  in  relation
   to  adding  athletic  trainers  to  the  list of persons and officials
   required to report cases of suspected child abuse or maltreatment
 
   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:
   § 8351. Definition OF THE PRACTICE OF ATHLETIC TRAINING.  [As used  in
 this article
   "athletic  trainer"  means any person who is duly certified in accord-
 ance with this article to perform athletic  training  under  the  super-
 vision  of  a  physician  [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  injuries, in a health care organization. Super-
 vision of an athletic trainer by a physician  shall  be  continuous  but
 shall  not be construed as requiring the physical presence of the super-
 vising  physician  at  the  time  and  place  where  such  services  are
 performed.]  1.  DEFINITION.  THE PRACTICE OF THE PROFESSION OF ATHLETIC
 TRAINING IS PERFORMED BY ATHLETIC TRAINERS WHO  ARE  DEFINED  AS  HEALTH
 CARE PROFESSIONALS, AND IS DEFINED AS:
   (A)  THE PREVENTION, RECOGNITION, EXAMINATION, EVALUATION, ASSESSMENT,
 MANAGEMENT, TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION OF ATHLETIC INJURIES THAT OCCUR
 IN ACTIVE INDIVIDUALS.   ATHLETIC  TRAINING  INVOLVES  THE  RECOGNITION,
 EVALUATION,  AND ASSISTANCE IN THE MANAGEMENT OF SPORT-RELATED ILLNESSES
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04477-01-1

Co-Sponsors

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S2023A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5044
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Ed L, generally; amd §413, Soc Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5127, A5499

S2023A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the licensure of athletic trainers; adds athletic trainers to the list of persons and officials required to report cases of suspected child abuse or maltreatment.

S2023A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2023A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2023--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. MAY, JACKSON, MANNION, RIVERA, SKOUFIS -- read twice
   and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
   on  Higher  Education  --  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  the  licensure  of
   athletic  trainers;  and to amend the social services law, in relation
   to adding athletic trainers to  the  list  of  persons  and  officials
   required to report cases of suspected child abuse or maltreatment
 
   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:
   § 8351. Definition  OF THE PRACTICE OF ATHLETIC TRAINING.  [As used in
 this article
   "athletic trainer" means any person who is duly certified  in  accord-
 ance  with  this  article  to perform athletic training under the super-
 vision of a physician [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 injuries, in a health  care  organization.  Super-
 vision  of  an  athletic  trainer by a physician shall be continuous but
 shall not be construed as requiring the physical presence of the  super-
 vising  physician  at  the  time  and  place  where  such  services  are
 performed.] 1. DEFINITION. THE PRACTICE OF THE  PROFESSION  OF  ATHLETIC
 TRAINING  IS  PERFORMED  BY  ATHLETIC TRAINERS WHO ARE DEFINED AS HEALTH
 CARE PROFESSIONALS, AND IS DEFINED AS:
   (A) THE PREVENTION, RECOGNITION, EXAMINATION, EVALUATION,  ASSESSMENT,
 MANAGEMENT, TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION OF ATHLETIC INJURIES THAT OCCUR
 IN  ACTIVE  INDIVIDUALS.    ATHLETIC  TRAINING INVOLVES THE RECOGNITION,
 EVALUATION, AND ASSISTANCE IN THE MANAGEMENT OF SPORT-RELATED  ILLNESSES
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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