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Connecticut State AED Law

 Summary of Requirements
Physician approval of AED purchase.

CPR/AED Training
No Current Legislation
   EMS Notification
No Current Legislation

Maintenance Program
No Current Legislation
  Notification of Use
No Current Legislation


 Good Samaritan Protection
Property Owner
Physician Trainer
No Current Legislation
No Current Legislation
No Current Legislation

CT Gen Stat § 52-557b - 2012

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


 Laws / Legislation
Date Summary
 CT Gen Stat § 10-212d 2013 No later than July 1, 2010, each school shall develop an emergency action response plan that addresses the appropriate use of school personnel to respond to incidents involving an individual experiencing sudden cardiac arrest or a similar life-threatening emergency while on school grounds.
CT Gen Stat § 10a-55l   2012  No later than January 1, 2013, the athletic department of each institution of higher education shall develop and implement a policy consistent with this section concerning the availability and use of an AED during intercollegiate sport practice, training and competition.
CT Gen Stat § 19a-197c  2012   Outlines the AED requirements for golf courses.

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.