McCarty and co-author Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) unveiled on Thursday the “Safe Youth Football Act,” that would set a minimum age statewide to play organized tackle football. The bill did not specifically state what age, but other states have proposed 12 years old.
An act to amend Section 1569.265 of add Article 2.7 (commencing with Section 124240) to Chapter 4 of Part 2 of Division 106 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to care facilities for the elderly. youth athletics.
The Safe Youth Football Act will be considered in the spring of 2018. Similar legislation has been proposed in the states of Illinois, Maryland and New York. Kevin McCarty represents California’s 7th Assembly District, which include the cities of Sacramento, West Sacramento and unincorporated Sacramento County.
Safe Youth Football Act threatens tackle football in California as soon as this year Tackle Football is may be on the verge of extinction in California thanks to the newly proposed Safe Youth Football Act.
The Safe Youth Football Act would ban children under 14 years old from playing the game until high school.
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SACRAMENTO -- Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, D-Sacramento, has pulled Assembly Bill 2108. If passed the bill would have made California children under the age of 12 ineligible to play tackle football.
The "Safe Youth Football Act," announced Thursday by Assemblymembers Kevin McCarty (D- Sacramento) and Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D – San Diego), aims to protect children from brain injury by establishing a minimum age to play in organized contact football programs.
PROPOSED SAFE YOUTH FOOTBALL ACT February 15, 2018 Corona, CA - Recent news of two California legislators, Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), and Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) have introduced a bill called Safe Youth Football Act. This proposed bill calls for the lawful ban of youth tackle football statewide.
When registration opens in March, Lewis expects the same turnout, regardless of the "Safe Youth Football Act." Peewee division players go through drills at Central Valley 49er youth football and cheerleading practice, July 31, 2012, held at the Muncy School grounds.