New York State has recently passed new legislation regarding the management of concussions in the school setting. It is called the Concussion management and Awareness Act and it went into effect on July 1, 2012.
Under the new law:
Information on Concussions for Parents, Athletes, and Coaches: http://www.cdc.gov/Features/Concussion/
This assessment is designed to be used on the sideline at the time of injury. It is now available as an app for all smart phones.