H.R. 3022 (104th): Cardiac Arrest Survival Act

Introduced:
Mar 06, 1996 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Gerry Studds
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 06, 1996
Length
13 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 6, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 06, 1996
Referred to Committee Mar 06, 1996
 
Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program regarding training in lifesaving first aid, including training in the use of automated external defibrillators to assist individuals experiencing cardiac arrest.

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Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (26D, 2R, 1I) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

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Library of Congress Summary

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3/6/1996--Introduced.
Cardiac Arrest Survival Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to mandate a program to develop and operate demonstration projects to provide training in the provision of life-saving first aid and related recommendations, data collection, and evaluations.
Requires the projects and recommendations to include projects and recommendations regarding the use of automated external defibrillators.
Mandates data collection regarding conditions with respect to which the provisions of life-saving first aid may be appropriate.
Authorizes appropriations.

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