Date Requested: January 23, 2020
Time Requested: 11:17 AM
Agency: Education, WV Department of
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
1322 Introduced HB4497
CBD Subject: Education (K12)



Sources of Revenue:

Other Fund N/A

Legislation creates:

Creates New Expense

Fiscal Note Summary

Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.

    This bill has no cost to the State; however, counties will incur a cost to place and maintain the AEDs and provide the trained device operator at every event.

Fiscal Note Detail

Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 0 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 0 0

Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):

    There is no cost to the State, but counties will incur an unknown cost to comply. West Virginia has 298 middle and secondary schools. At present, the WVSSAC has purchased and placed 191 AEDs. The WVSSAC price per AED unit is $725. Replacement parts at periodic intervals total $250 per AED. Pursuant to W. Va. 127CSR2ยง15, schools must have a plan for AED use. If each school purchased one new AED, the minimum cost would be $216,050.00



    Person submitting Fiscal Note: Brenda Freed
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