HB4497 SFAT #1 RUCKER 3-4

Hager 7871


Senator Rucker moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub. for House Bill 4497A Bill to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated 18-2-25c, relating to requiring the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission to require that an automated external defibrillator device, as well as a posted emergency action plan, be present on the school or event grounds during the duration of all athletic events and practices under the control, supervision and regulation of the commission, and that appropriate school sports personnel be trained in the use of the device; requiring that rules be proposed for promulgation by the state board of education; providing that no individual or entity be held liable for civil damages when the individual or entity in good faith attempted to comply with certain requirements; and naming the law The Alex Miller Law.