Summary: H.R.1227 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1227. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/14/2019)

Cardiac Arrest Survival Act of 2019

This bill expands immunity from civil liability related to emergency use of automated external defibrillator devices (AEDs). Among other things, the bill specifies that immunity applies regardless of whether the person who used the AED complied with signage, received training, or was assisted or supervised by another person, such as a licensed physician.