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§ 7-425. Automated external defibrillator programs

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEducationEffective: July 1, 2022

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Education (Refs & Annos)
Division II. Elementary and Secondary Education [Titles 2-9.5] (Refs & Annos)
Title 7. Public Schools (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Health and Safety of Students (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2022
MD Code, Education, § 7-425
§ 7-425. Automated external defibrillator programs
In general
(a) Each county board shall develop and implement an automated external defibrillator program that meets the requirements of § 13-517 of this article for each high school and middle school in the county.
Regulations relating to inspections and maintenance of defibrillators
(b) The Department, in consultation with the Maryland Department of Health, the Maryland State School Health Council, and the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems, shall adopt regulations that:
(1) Establish guidelines for periodic inspections and annual maintenance of the automated external defibrillators; and
(2) Assist county boards in carrying out the provisions of this section.
Venue-specific emergency action plan
(c) Each middle school and high school shall develop a venue-specific emergency action plan for the operation and use of automatic external defibrillators that meets the requirements of § 7-451 of this subtitle.


Added by Acts 2006, c. 203, § 1, eff. July 1, 2006. Amended by Acts 2014, c. 616, § 1, eff. July 1, 2014; Acts 2017, c. 62, § 6; Acts 2022, c. 212, § 1, eff. July 1, 2022.
MD Code, Education, § 7-425, MD EDUC § 7-425
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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