senate Bill S6229

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the development of a hands-only CPR training video for high schools

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to education

S6229 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง804-e, Ed L

S6229 - Summary

Requires the development of a hands-on CPR training video for high schools.

S6229 - Sponsor Memo

S6229 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6229

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 8, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to cardiopulmonary resus-
  citation training

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 804-e
to read as follows:
  S 804-E. CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION TRAINING VIDEO. 1. THE  DEPART-
MENT,  IN  CONJUNCTION WITH THE NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND
IN CONSULTATION WITH THE AMERICAN RED CROSS AND THE AMERICAN HEART ASSO-
CIATION, SHALL DEVELOP A TRAINING VIDEO  ON  HANDS-ONLY  CARDIOPULMONARY
RESUSCITATION  AND AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS. THE VIDEO SHALL BE
DEVELOPED USING STATE FUNDS AND OUTSIDE GRANTS. THE VIDEO  SHALL  BE  NO
MORE  THAN FIFTEEN MINUTES IN LENGTH. ONCE COMPLETED, THE VIDEO SHALL BE
POSTED ON THE WEBSITE OF THE NEW YORK STATE PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL  ATHLETIC
ASSOCIATION.  SCHOOL  DISTRICTS  SHALL BE PERMITTED TO PROVIDE A LINK TO
THE VIDEO THROUGH THEIR WEBSITE.
  2. SCHOOL DISTRICTS SHALL NOTIFY PARENTS  AND  STAFF  IN  NEWSLETTERS,
BULLETINS, CALENDARS, OR OTHER CORRESPONDENCE CURRENTLY PUBLISHED BY THE
SCHOOL  DISTRICT  OF THE VIDEO POSTED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION
AND ENCOURAGE PARENTS AND STAFF TO VIEW IT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13096-02-3

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