Sports Concussions

Sports Concussions SSL Draft

Summary:

This Act requires school districts ensure coaches get annual training to recognize when players exhibit concussion symptoms and how to seek proper medical treatment for players who exhibit such symptoms. The bill prohibits coaches from allowing players to practice or play in a game if the player exhibits concussion symptoms or has been diagnosed as having had a concussion until the player is cleared to play by a health care professional.

Submitted as:
Oregon
SB 348 / Chapter 661, 2009 Laws

Status: Enacted into law in 2009.

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