2017 Little League® Rules, Regulations, and Policies:
The 2017 Little League Rulebooks are now available for purchase through the Little League online store. The changes and updates for 2017 are available for review at LittleLeague.org.
All District Administrators should have received an email regarding how to access the e-rules versions of the Little League® Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Operating Policies publications that are an exclusive benefit for District Administrators. This resource is an effective way to be educated on all Little League rules, regulations, and policies.
Additionally, this year, eBook versions of the all three Official Regulations, Playing Rules, and Operating Policies (Little League Baseball®, Little League Softball®, and Little League Challenger Division®) will be available through the Apple, Amazon, and iTunes bookstores, at a cost of $4.99 per book. More information, including direct links to purchase these eBook versions, is available on LittleLeague.org. For anyone asking about electronic versions of the rulebooks, please direct them to this resource.
2017 ASAP Information:
Information and materials to facilitate the 2017 A Safety Awareness Program (ASAP) are currently available online at the Little League website. The submission deadline for districts to be considered for the league participation monetary incentive is Friday, March 10. The plans must be received and approved by this date to be considered for the District Incentive.
As your Safety Officers complete the 2017 ASAP plan, remind them that this year’s safety plans MUST be submitted to Little League International electronically through the Little League Data Center; or mailed to Little League International. No email submissions will be accepted. The awards program deadline for local league ASAP Plan submission is that they are postmarked by March 31, 2017. Mailed plans are to be sent to: Little League® International (539 U.S. Route 15 Highway, Williamsport, Pa., 17701-0485) along with the 2017 Qualified Safety Program Registration form.
Second Charter Application Mailing:
A second charter application along with an insurance enrollment form have been mailed to the name and home address of the League President of record at Little League® International to all leagues that have not chartered. If a League President or other league officers have changed, and any league has not received its charter application and insurance enrollment form, is asked to contact Bonnie Wheeland, at: bwheeland@LittleLeague.org; or Penny Ulmer, at: pulmer@LittleLeague.org. District Administrators are urged to check the charter status of all their leagues at the League District Status Page.