Kansas State AED Law
| Summary of Requirements
||Physician prescription required.|
||No current legislation.|
|EMS Notification||Persons or entities which purchase or otherwise acquire an automated
external defibrillator shall notify the emergency medical service which
operates in the geographic area of the location of the automated
||A person or entity which owns or leases or possesses or otherwise controls an AED must develop, implement and follow guidelines to ensure proper maintenance and operation of the device.|
|Notification of Use
||No current legislation.
| Good Samaritan Protection
KS Stat § 65-6149a. - 2009
Provides Good Samaritan protection for use of an AED and establishes guidelines for AED programs.
| Laws / Legislation
|K.A.R. § 71‐5‐11||2010||Outlines AED requirements for dental offices.|
||Establishes guidelines for automated external defibrillators and provides Good Samaritan protection.|
|SB 132||2003||Revises immunity protection for use of an AED.|
||1997||Establishes immunity protection for use of an AED.|
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