Bill To Ban Tackle Football For 12 And Under In New York State Is Back On The Agenda
Written by Andre on February 8, 2023
Hot topic for New Yorkers as a renewed bill makes it way back to legislation for approval. The bill A04116, which originated back in 2021 would ban tackle football for children 12 and under.
Following Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin life threatening incident during a live game the topic of player health and safety is the discussion. The renewal of the bill will be the 10th attempt in legislation.
According to a poll by the Siena College Research Institute and St. Bonaventure University, 7 out of 10 people are in support of making football safer.
What are your thoughts on banning tackle football for children 12 and under? We will take this to the Wake Up Club Watercooler so let us know what you think. Text 585-678-1039 or call 222-1039.
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