Legislation Supported by NATA
H. R. 302 / S. 808: Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act
The Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act clarifies medical liability rules for athletic trainers and medical professionals to ensure they are properly covered by their malpractice insurance while traveling with athletic teams in another state.
Introduced Jan. 6, 2017 in the House by Rep. Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02)
Introduced April 4, 2017 in the Senate by Sen. John Thune (R-SD) and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN).