Concussion Laws by State

In the past six months, 21 states have passed laws to minimize student-athletes' concussion risks, while laws are pending in a dozen others.

Nearly every U.S. state now has some form of a student-athlete concussion law in place. Roughly 20 states passed their youth concussion laws in 2011. This map shows legislation progress by state.
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Last updated: 4/17/2014

A version of this article appeared in the August 10, 2011 edition of Education Week