Legislation

May 23, 2016

Baseball fields where kids play will have defibrillators under bill passed by City Council

Baseball fields where kids play will have to have defibrillators under a bill passed by the City Council Wednesday. The devices, also known as AEDs — […]
September 24, 2015

CPR in NY Schools Passes

                                                                                                           September 2015     To:                   BOCES District Superintendents Superintendents of Public Schools Principals of Public and Non-Public Schools Charter School Leaders   From:              […]
June 15, 2012

Legislation For CPR Training In High Schools Passes Senate

NewsLI.com June 14, 2012 “CPR in Schools” Legislation Would Arm Entire Generations of New Yorkers with CPR Training (Long Island, NY) Senator Jim Alesi today announced […]
December 30, 2011

Gyms have duty to use defibrillators: NY appeals court

12/30/2011 NEW YORK, Dec 30 (Reuters) – New York health clubs have a legal obligation to use automated external defibrillators on members experiencing cardiac episodes, a […]
February 15, 2011

Senate Passes Legislation to Allow Off-Duty EMTs to Carry AEDs

GateHouse News ServicePosted Feb 15, 2011 @ 10:00 AM Albany, N.Y. — The state Senate Monday passed potentially lifesaving legislation that would allow emergency medical technicians […]