SCHOOL PERSONNEL-LIFE SAVING
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Critical Health Problems and Comprehensive Health
Education Act. Provides that a school board shall require that all
teachers and other school personnel acquire, develop, and maintain the
knowledge and skills necessary to properly administer life-saving
techniques. Allows a school board to use the services of
non-governmental entities whose personnel have expertise in
life-saving techniques to instruct teachers and other school personnel
in these techniques. Amends the State Mandates Act to require
implementation without reimbursement. Effective July 1, 2001.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Education)
HB 3137 will have no fiscal impact at the State level. Local
costs could be significant, but cannot be quantified at this
STATE MANDATES NOTE (State Board of Education)
Same as SBE fiscal note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
30 ILCS 805/8.25 new
Provides that school boards shall encourage, rather than require,
training in life-saving techniques. Deletes the amendment to the
State Mandates Act.
STATE MANDATES NOTE, H-AM 1 (State Board of Education)
Same as previous SBE notes.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the training in life-saving techniques shall be in
accordance with standards of the American Red Cross, the American
Heart Association, or another nationally recognized certifying
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0023
Last action date: JUN-28-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
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