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    Subdivision 1. Creation; membership. The Athletic Trainers Advisory Council is created
and is composed of eight members appointed by the board. The advisory council consists of:
(1) two public members as defined in section 214.02;
(2) three members who, except for initial appointees, are registered athletic trainers, one
being both a licensed physical therapist and registered athletic trainer as submitted by the
Minnesota American Physical Therapy Association;
(3) two members who are medical physicians licensed by the state and have experience
with athletic training and sports medicine; and
(4) one member who is a doctor of chiropractic licensed by the state and has experience with
athletic training and sports injuries.
    Subd. 2. Administration. The advisory council is established and administered under section
15.059. Notwithstanding section 15.059, subdivision 5, the council shall not expire.
    Subd. 3. Duties. The advisory council shall:
(1) advise the board regarding standards for athletic trainers;
(2) distribute information regarding athletic trainer standards;
(3) advise the board on enforcement of sections 148.7801 to 148.7815;
(4) review registration and registration renewal applications and make recommendations to
the board;
(5) review complaints in accordance with sections 214.10 and 214.13, subdivision 6;
(6) review investigation reports of complaints and recommend to the board whether
disciplinary action should be taken;
(7) advise the board regarding evaluation and treatment protocols;
(8) advise the board regarding approval of continuing education programs; and
(9) perform other duties authorized for advisory councils under chapter 214, as directed by
the board.
History: 1993 c 232 s 6; 2000 c 260 s 25

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