LD 152 (subjects: SCHOOL PROGRAMS , CURRICULUM )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=152&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Heather Sirocki of Scarborough: (R – District 28) — e-mail
Rep. Denise Harlow of Portland: (D – District 36) — e-mail
Rep. Catherine Nadeau of Winslow: (D – District 78) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Arthur Verow of Brewer: (D – District 128) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Peter Lyford of Eddington: (R – District 129) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. William Tuell of East Machias: (R – District 139) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Joyce Maker of Calais: (R – District 140) — e-mail
Rep. Beth Turner of Burlington: (R – District 141) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/29/2015||House||Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/3/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Langley of Hancock, REFERRED to the Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs, in concurrence.|
|4/29/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Encourage Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation To Be Taught in High School
Sec. 1. 20-A MRSA 6304, as enacted by PL 2007, c. 267, 1, is amended to read:
6304. Automated external defibrillators and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
School boards may place automated external defibrillators in occupied school buildings and at school athletic events. School personnel and members of the public may receive training on how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation and use automated external defibrillators in order to acquire the skills and confidence to respond to emergencies. The department shall develop and maintain a model training program on performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation for a school administrative unit to offer to school personnel, secondary school students, parents and members of the public. In developing the training program, the department may seek collaboration and support in the form of monetary donations, staffing and expertise from one or more organizations that have the purpose of promoting cardiac health. The department shall encourage all school administrative units to implement the training program.
This bill directs the Department of Education to develop a cardiopulmonary resuscitation model training program for school administrative units to offer to school personnel, secondary school students, parents and members of the public. In developing the training program, the department is authorized to seek collaboration and support in the form of money, staffing and expertise from organizations with the purpose of promoting cardiac health. The department is directed to encourage school administrative units to implement the training program.
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This information about LD 152 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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