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Alabama State AED Law

 Summary of Requirements



No Current Legislation

CPR/AED Training


Not required, but encouraged.


EMS Notification No Current Legislation
AED-Check.jpg Maintenance Program
The AED must be maintained and tested according to the manufacturer's operational guidelines.


Notification of Use
No Current Legislation


 Good Samaritan Protection
Property Owner
Physician Trainer
No Current Legislation

A​L Code § 6-5-332 - 2011

Provides Good Samaritan protection for use of an AED and establishes guidelines for AED programs.


 Laws / Legislation
Date Summary

420 AAC § 5-4-.04

2015  Outlines the AED requirements for an assisted living facility.
 AL Code § 6-5-332.3 2015

Outlines the instructions to ensure the public health and safety for a person that acquires an AED.

AL Code § 16-1-45

2009  Outlines the AED requirements for schools K-12.
420 AAC 5-20-.04 2008  Outlines the AED requirements for a specialty care assisted living facility.
420 AAC 5-​5-.03 2007  Outlines the AED requirements for all end stage renal disease treatment and transplant centers.
AL Code § 22-1-12 2002  Outlines a comprehensive plan for training, certification, and credentialing of cardiac care providers in the use of AEDs.

The information posted on our website is not intended as legal advice and may contain inaccurate or incomplete information. We encourage you to contact your state representative should you require more information.