HB 235 (BR 15) - J. Jenkins, D. Graham, T. Mills, J. Richards, R. Smart
AN ACT relating to interscholastic athletics.
Create a new section of KRS 160 to require high school coaches to receive annual training and be certified in CPR and in the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator; allow a local school board to specify school personnel to receive training in the use of an automated external defibrillator; require the department of education to develop and make available to local school districts possible funding sources for the purchase of automated external defibrillators; if funds are available, require automated external defibrillators be placed in all schools within a local district; clarify immunity from civil liability for injuries resulting from the use of an automated external defibrillator; and require the department of education to revise procedures and criteria for avoiding heat injury.
Jan 10-introduced in House
Jan 11-to Education (H)