assembly Bill A8232

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes Briana's law requiring biennial CPR training for peace officers

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to local governments
Jun 12, 2015 referred to local governments

A8232 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §208-h, Gen Muni L; add §232, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A10142
2017-2018: A2115

A8232 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes Briana's law requiring biennial CPR training for police officers.

A8232 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8232

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law  and  the  executive  law,  in
  relation  to requiring police officers to be retrained in cardiopulmo-
  nary resuscitation every two years

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"Briana's Law".
  S 2. The general municipal law is amended  by  adding  a  new  section
208-h to read as follows:
  S   208-H.   BIENNIAL  POLICE  OFFICER  CARDIOPULMONARY  RESUSCITATION
RETRAINING. 1. EVERY POLICE OFFICER IN A CITY, COUNTY, TOWN  OR  VILLAGE
SHALL, EVERY TWO YEARS BE:
  A.  RETRAINED  IN CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVI-
SION SIX OF SECTION SIX HUNDRED TWENTY-ONE OF THE GENERAL BUSINESS  LAW;
AND
  B.  REQUIRED TO DEMONSTRATE THE SATISFACTORY COMPLETION OF TRAINING IN
CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION.
  2. THE COST OF SUCH RETRAINING SHALL  BE  THE  RESPONSIBILITY  OF  THE
POLICE  OFFICER,  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT  THE  CITY, COUNTY, TOWN, OR
VILLAGE MAY, AT LOCAL OPTION, REIMBURSE THE POLICE OFFICER FOR ALL OR  A
PORTION  OF THE COST OF SUCH RETRAINING OR MAY, AT LOCAL OPTION, PROVIDE
ITS OWN RETRAINING PROGRAM PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH A OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF
THIS SECTION TO SUCH POLICE OFFICERS.
  S 3. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 232 to  read
as follows:
  S  232.  BIENNIAL  STATE  POLICE OFFICER CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION
RETRAINING. 1. EVERY STATE POLICE OFFICER SHALL, EVERY TWO YEARS BE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03002-04-5

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