Title 40. Public Health and Safety

Chapter 5-a. Health Provisions: Children

Part VII. Youth Sports Injury

Subpart B. Louisiana Youth Concussion Act


40:1089.5      Concussion information


The office of public health within the Department of Health and Hospitals shall promulgate and make available to all public and private middle schools, junior high schools, and high schools, private clubs, public recreation facilities, and each athletic league which sponsors youth athletic activities information which informs of the nature and risk of concussion and head injury, including the risks associated with continuing to play after a concussion or head injury.


Redesignated from R.S. 40:1299.185 by H.C.R. No. 84 of the 2015 Regular Session. Added by Acts 2011, No. 314, ยง 1, eff. June 28, 2011.