Legislative Fact Sheet - Athlete Agents Act (2015)

Act Athlete Agents Act (2015)
Origin Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2015.
Description The Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act (2015) is an update of the Uniform Athlete Agents Act of 2000, which has been enacted in 42 states. The 2000 Act governs relations among student athletes, athlete agents, and educational institutions, protecting the interests of student athletes and academic institutions by regulating the activities of athlete agents. The Revised Act makes numerous changes to the original act, including expanding the definition of “athlete agent” and “student athlete;” providing for reciprocal registration between states; adding new requirements to the signing of an agency contract; and expanding notification requirements.
Enactments Alabama, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Washington
2018 Introductions Delaware, Hawaii, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oklahoma, West Virginia
Staff Liaison(s) Lindsay Beaver