00RS HB49


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HB 49 (BR 38) - J. Coleman, P. Clark, M. Weaver

     AN ACT related to the use of automated external defibrillators.
     Create various new sections of KRS Chapter 211 to provide legislative intent with regard to the use of an automated external defibrillator; define terms including "automated external defibrillator" and "cardiopulmonary resuscitation"; direct persons or entities acquiring an automated external defibrillator to ensure that AED users receive specified training and that the equipment be maintained; provide immunity from civil liability for persons or entity rendering emergency care by use of an AED; exemptions.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s) indicated with recommendation for passage, and as amended by the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare)

     Jan 4-introduced in House; to Health and Welfare (H)
     Jan 10-posting waived
     Jan 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 12-2nd reading, to Rules
     Jan 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 18, 2000
     Jan 19-3rd reading, passed 97-0
     Jan 20-received in Senate
     Jan 24-to Judiciary (S)
     Jan 27-reassigned to Health and Welfare (S)
     Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 4-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 8, 2000
     Feb 8-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Feb 9-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Feb 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 16)

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