2016 Capitol Hill Day
With the NATA convention being held in Baltimore and in such close proximity to Washington, D.C., the Board of Directors has decided that it will be an excellent opportunity to advocate for NATA’s legislative priorities on Capitol Hill. A webinar covering talking points, travel arrangements and other pertinent information will be required prior to attending the event. Additional details will be sent via email.
Date: June 22, 2016
401 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Room Holiday 6
Time: 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Dress Code: Business Professional
Pre-Registration Required by April 22, 2016
Since our inception we’ve conducted close to 1,000 legislative meetings with Congressional representatives.
2015 Capitol Hill Day
Athletic trainers representing 24 states joined us in Washington, DC, on Feb. 23, 2015 for our biggest advocacy event of the year, Capitol Hill Day. Attendees conducted 192 meetings with legislators in support of the three pieces of legislation:
- H.R. 829 / S. 436: SAFE PLAY (Supporting Athletes, Families and Educators to Protect the Lives of Athletic Youth) Act
- H.R. 921: Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act
- H.Res. 112 / S. Res. 83: Secondary School Student Athletes’ Bill of Rights