MS HB1019 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Be Known As The "mississippi Coach Safely Act"; To Define Certain Terms; To Require A Youth Athletics Association Conducting High Risk Youth Athletics Activities For Children Under Age 15 To Require Coaches And Athletic Personnel To Annually Complete A Youth Injury Mitigation And Information Course Approved By The State Department Of Health; To Provide A Defense From Liability For A Youth Athlete's Injury In A High Risk Athletic Activity For Athletic Personnel And Coaches Who Have Completed The Course And Reasonably Used Safety Techniques And Methods Taught In The Course; To Require The State Department Of Health To Adopt Rules And Regulations For Implementation Of The Coach Safely Act; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Coach Safely Act; create to require certain youth coaches to take injury mitigation and information course.



2023-01-31HouseDied In Committee
2023-01-26HouseDR - TSDPCS: PH To JA
2023-01-16HouseReferred To Public Health and Human Services;Judiciary A

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