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Nevada State AED Law

 Summary of Requirements
Physician prescription required.
CPR/AED Training
Any employee who will use a defibrillator is required to complete the training requirements of a course in basic emergency care of a person in cardiac arrest that includes training in the operation and use of an automated external defibrillator and is conducted in accordance with the standards of the American
Heart Association, the American National Red Cross or any similar organization.
AED-Check.jpg  EMS Notification A person who purchases an automated external defibrillator for commercial use in this State may register the defibrillator with the Health Division by providing the Health Division with his name, street address and telephone number, the name, street address and telephone number of the business or organization on whose premises the defibrillator will be placed for use, and the specific location at which the defibrillator will be stored.
AED-Check.jpg Maintenance Program
The defibrillator 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
No Current Legislation

NV Rev Stat § 41.500 - 2010

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


 Laws / Legislation
Date Summary
NV Rev Stat § 450B.620  2014 Outlines AED requirements for: school properties, medical facilities, and health clubs.
NV Rev Stat § 389.0185   2013 Outlines instructions to ensure the public health and safety for a school that acquires an AED.
NV Rev Stat § 450B.0505  2013  Defines: Automated External Defibrillator.
 NV Rev Stat § 450B.600 2011 Outlines AED requirements for: High schools, the largest airport in the county, sporting arenas, capital building, legislative building, Grant Sawyer building, and county offices​.
NV Rev Stat § 450B.610   2010  Outlines the responsibilities of: the health division, an emergency medical dispatcher, an AED manufacturer, and the owner of an AED.
SB 244
Requires registration of automated external defibrillators, authorizes all public schools to acquire AEDs.
AB 441 2003 Requires automated external defibrillators in high schools, some state facilities, and some county facilities. Allows for AED placement in medical facilities and health clubs. Establishes guidelines for AED programs.
AB 409 1999
Expands immunity protection.
AB 147 1997
Provides for immunity protection.

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