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2011 Senate Bill 716: Mandate school sport concussion warnings and a “wellness plan”
Introduced by Sen. John Proos R-St. Joseph on October 4, 2011
To require school districts to develop guidelines and pertinent information for informing and educating coaches, young athletes and parents about the nature and risk of concussion and head injury, including the risk of continuing to engage in a sports activity after a concussion or head injury. The bill also would require school districts to adopt a “wellness policy” to promote “healthy habits among its pupils, including at least proper nutrition and physical activity”.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on October 4, 2011