Rowan's Law Now In Effect for Minor Hockey, News, GMHA (West Niagara Minor Hockey)

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Submitted By Jim Borsodi on Monday, August 26, 2019
WNMHA recently received the following information:

The Ontario Hockey Federation was informed by the Ministry of Tourism Culture and Sport that the Rowan’s Law Act and Regulations must be implemented by July 1, 2019. Every Player, Team Official and On-Ice Official (parent as well if individual under 18) in order to register/participate must review the OHF Concussion Code of Conduct and the appropriate Concussion Awareness Resources.

  • All Registrants registering July 1, 2019 or after must have completed the review information and acknowledgement prior to registration/participation.
  • All Team Officials currently registered will be required to complete the review of information and acknowledgement prior to August 30, 3019.
  • All Registrants registered prior to July 1, 2019 must complete the review of information and acknowledgement prior to participation in the first game. No child or team official will be added to the roster without the Acknowledgement Form submitted.
Rowan's Law documents: 

Memo_from_OHF_regarding_Rowan's_Law
OHF_Rowan_s_Law_Acknowledgement_Form
Concussion_Awareness_Resource_Ages_10_and_Under
Concussion_Awareness_Resource_Ages_11_to_14
Concussion_Awareness_Resource_Ages_15_and_up

When you, parents and/or participants over 18 year of age, have completed the above instructions please scan and email the documentation to [email protected]  
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