AN ACT

        ENTITLED, An Act to  revise certain provisions related to immunity from civil liability for the placement and use of automated external defibrillators.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
     Section  1.  That § 20-9-4.3 be amended to read as follows:
     20-9-4.3.   Terms used in §§ 20-9-4.3 to 20-9-4.8, inclusive, mean:
             (1)      "AED," an automated external defibrillator;
             (2)      "Person," a natural person, organization, corporation, partnership, limited partnership, joint venture, association, government entity, or any other legal or commercial entity.
     Section  2.  That § 20-9-4.4 be amended to read as follows:
     20-9-4.4.   Any person, who in good faith obtains, uses, attempts to use, or chooses not to use an AED in providing emergency care or treatment, is immune from civil liability for any injury as a result of such emergency care or treatment or as a result of an act or failure to act in providing or arranging such medical treatment.
     Section  3.  That § 20-9-4.5 be repealed.
     Section  4.  That § 20-9-4.7 be repealed.

An Act to revise certain provisions related to immunity from civil liability for the placement and use of automated external defibrillators.

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I certify that the attached Act originated in the

HOUSE as Bill No. 1105

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Chief Clerk
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Speaker of the House

Attest:

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Chief Clerk

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President of the Senate

Attest:

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Secretary of the Senate

House Bill No. 1105
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______  
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Received at this Executive Office this _____ day of _____________ ,

20____ at ____________ M.


By _________________________
for the Governor
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The attached Act is hereby approved this ________ day of ______________ , A.D., 20___

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Governor
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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
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Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.

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Secretary of State

By _________________________
Asst. Secretary of State