Bill Status of HB6687 93rd General Assembly
Short Description: ATHLETIC TRAINERS-EXEMPTIONS
Rep. Dan Brady
| 1/11/2005||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Athletic Trainers Practice Act. Changes the definitions of the terms "licensed athletic trainer" and "referral". Provides a definition for the terms "athletic injury" and "athletic training aide". Makes changes in provisions concerning what activities are exempt from the application of the Act, educational and professional requirements, requirements for licensure by endorsement, and grounds for disciplinary action. Adds a licensed athletic trainer to the Athletic Training Board. Removes provisions concerning initial appointments to the Board. Corrects references to registration to reflect that athletic trainers are licensed. Provides that if any portion of the Act is held invalid, the invalidity of that portion shall not affect any other part of the the Act that can be given effect without the invalid portion. Provides that a licensed athletic trainer who provides emergency care without fee shall not be held liable for civil damages unless his or her acts constitute wilful or wanton misconduct. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/9/2004||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Dan Brady|| 2/9/2004||House||First Reading|| 2/9/2004||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/11/2005||House||Session Sine Die|