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Introduced in the Senate on May 4, 2015
Introduced in the House on May 19, 2015
Currently residing in the House Committee on Regulations and Administrative Procedures
Summary: Athletic trainers (D. No. 4496)
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5/4/2015 Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference (Senate Journal-page 4) 5/13/2015 Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 24) 5/13/2015 Senate Roll call Ayes-43 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 24) 5/14/2015 Senate Read third time and sent to House (Senate Journal-page 20) 5/19/2015 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 57) 5/19/2015 House Referred to Committee on Regulations and Administrative Procedures (House Journal-page 57)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
May 4, 2015
S. Printed 5/4/15--S.
Read the first time May 4, 2015.
TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, RELATING TO ATHLETIC TRAINERS, DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4496, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The regulations of the Department of Health and Environmental Control, relating to Athletic Trainers, designated as Regulation Document Number 4496, and submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 1 of the 1976 Code, are approved.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Regulation 61-96 was last substantively amended on May 28, 2010. The purpose of this regulation is to ensure the highest degree of professional conduct by those engaged in offering athletic trainer services to the public and to safeguard the public's health, safety, and welfare by establishing minimum qualifications for those individuals wishing to offer athletic trainer services to the public. The purpose of this amendment is to update the nomenclature and renewal notification requirements. In addition, stylistic changes were included for corrections for clarity, readability, grammar and overall improvement of the text of the regulation.
A Notice of Drafting was published in the State Register on May 23, 2014.
Section J.2.b and J.3.a. Changes were made regarding continuing education requirements.
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