|SB 0659||Allows First Responders to Use Defibrillator|
|LR Number:||S2540.01P||Fiscal Note:||2540-01|
|Committee:||Public Health and Welfare|
|Last Action:||04/29/96 - HCS Voted Do Pass H Science, Technology & Crit. Iss. Comm.|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 1996|
SB 659 - This act permits the Department of Health to establish a "First Responder" program to allow the use of an automatic external defibrillator by first responders. The Department of Health shall establish this program in two stages: first, in Greene County; and later, statewide.
This bill is similar to HB 516 (1995). CHERYL GRAZIER/JON HAGLER