|The purpose of the Governmental Affairs Committee is to organize and educate the membership in respect to legislation in the best interest of the profession of athletic training and the health care and welfare of the physically active. The committee will also be responsible for keeping a watch on all governing boards on any matters that might concern our Association and/or law. The committee shall submit any recommendations for legislative changes to the Executive Committee for approval.
|This is a LATA based committee whose chair represents the LATA on the SEATA Governmental Affairs Committee. Professional members, in good standing with LATA, are eligible to serve on this committee.
|GAC Chair Duties / Responsibilities
GAC EMERITUS MEMBER
DR. RAY CASTLE
Letter from Executive Director Patient Compensation Fund
LATA GAC Information (7.3.2020)
ACT 259 : relative to the health and safety of students who participate in school-sanctioned athletics; to provide for an emergency action plan; to provide for coaches certification program; to provide for sports injury management program; to provide definitions; and to provide for related matters.
Heat Stress / Cold Water Immersion
Spine Boarding / Removal of Athletic Equipment