2017-2018 Regular Session - SB 420
Health; health clubs have at least one functional automated external defibrillator on site at such facility; require
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 1 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding health, so as to require certain health clubs in this state to have at least one functional automated external defibrillator on site at such facility at all times for use during emergencies; to provide for definitions; to provide for requirements for maintaining and using the defibrillator; to provide for inspections; to provide for rules and regulations; to provide for penalties; to amend Code Section 51-1-29.3 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to immunity for operators of external defibrillators, so as to provide tort immunity for individuals using a defibrillator at a health club; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/22/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/21/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/14/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/13/2018 - Senate Hopper