Bill Text: CA AB909 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session | Amended
Bill Title: Emergency response: trauma kits.
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: (Introduced) 2017-04-24 - Re-referred to Com. on APPR. [AB909 Detail]
April 20, 2017|
April 06, 2017|
|Assembly Bill||No. 909|
|Introduced by Assembly Member Steinorth|
(Coauthors: Assembly Members Cunningham, Mathis, Mayes, Rodriguez, and Waldron)
February 16, 2017
LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST
Digest KeyVote: MAJORITY Appropriation: NO Fiscal Committee: YES Local Program: NO
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
The Legislature finds and declares the following: (a)On December 2, 2015, a terrorist attack occurred at the Inland Regional Center in the County of San Bernardino in which 14 people were killed and 22 people were injured. (b)President Obama’s speech from the Oval Office stated that the San Bernardino attack was “an act of terrorism designed to kill innocent people.” (c)The City of Rancho Cucamonga implemented the principles of the First Care Provider program to build community resiliency and empower citizens to get involved
during a disaster by providing the tools, equipment, and knowledge needed to make a difference in preventable death or injuries that occur during terrorist incidents or acts of mass violence. (d)The successful operation of that program has trained hundreds of employees and thousands of civilians. (e)There is an obligation to respond to the changing dynamic of emergency care situations by implementing adequate emergency preparation.
This act shall be known and may be cited as the Tactical Response to Traumatic Injuries Act.
SEC. 2.SECTION 1.
Section 1714.27 is added to the Civil Code, to read:
SEC. 3.SEC. 2.
1714.27.(a) For purposes of this section, “trauma kit” means a first aid response kit that contains at least all of the following:
Chapter 4 (commencing with Section 19305) is added to Part 3 of Division 13 of the Health and Safety Code, to read:
SEC. 4.SEC. 3.
CHAPTER 4. Trauma Kits
19305.For purposes of this section, “trauma kit” means a first aid response kit that contains at least all of the following:
19307.In order to ensure public safety, a person or entity that supplies a trauma kit shall provide the
19310.(a) This chapter applies to all of the following structures, as defined in Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 301.1) of Part 2, the California Building Code, of Title 24, the California Building Standards Code, of the California Code of Regulations, that are constructed on or after January 1, 2018:
(2)Notify an agent of a local EMS agency of the existence, location, and materials contained in the trauma kit. (3) (f)When a trauma kit is placed on the premises of a building or structure, the owner of the building or structure shall do all of the following: (1) (2) (g)