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HF 235

1st Engrossment - 87th Legislature (2011 - 2012) Posted on 02/24/2011 03:09pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

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Introduction Posted on 01/26/2011
1st Engrossment Posted on 02/24/2011

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A bill for an act
relating to human services; enacting Hannah's Law by modifying
cardiopulmonary resuscitation requirements for child care center staff; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.40, subdivision 4.


Section 1. new text beginHANNAH'S LAW.
new text end

new text begin This act may be cited as "Hannah's Law."
new text end

Sec. 2.

Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.40, subdivision 4, is amended to read:

Subd. 4.

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

(a) deleted text beginWhen children are presentdeleted text endnew text begin All
teachers and assistant teachers
new text end in a child care center governed by Minnesota Rules, parts
9503.0005 to 9503.0170, new text beginand new text endat least one staff person deleted text beginmust be present in the center
who has been trained
deleted text endnew text begin during field trips and when transporting children in care, must
satisfactorily complete training
new text end in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and in the
treatment of obstructed airwaysnew text begin that includes CPR techniques for infants and children. The
CPR training must be completed within 90 days of the start of work, unless the training
has been completed within the previous three years
new text end. The CPR training must have been
provided by an individual approved to provide CPR instruction, must be repeated at least
once every three years, and must be documented in the staff person's records.

(b) CPR training may be provided for less than four hours.

(c) deleted text beginPersons qualified to provide CPR training shall include individuals approved as
CPR instructors.
deleted text endnew text begin Persons providing CPR training must use CPR training that has been
new text end

new text begin (1) by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross and incorporates
psychomotor skills to support the instruction; or
new text end

new text begin (2) using nationally recognized, evidence-based guidelines for CPR and incorporates
psychomotor skills to support the instruction.
new text end