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SB-502 Public rail systems: availability of automated external defibrillators.(2017-2018)



SECTION 1.

 Section 99160 of the Public Utilities Code is amended to read:

99160.
 Any (a)  A  public entity which that  plans the development of, or which that  operates, a rail transit system, shall, with respect to any current or future rail transit system, (a) (1)  develop motor vehicle parking facilities to serve the system’s passengers at stations planned to be park and ride facilities, and (b) (2)  expand private enterprise participation in the development of air space and publicly owned assets to provide those parking facilities.
(b) A public entity that operates a rail transit system or a commuter train system shall ensure that each train has an automated external defibrillator (AED) as part of its safety equipment subject to the requirements in Section 1797.196 of the Health and Safety Code. A public entity that acquires an AED for emergency care pursuant to this subdivision shall not be liable for any civil damages resulting from any acts or omissions in the rendering of the emergency care by use of an AED if the public entity has complied with subdivision (b) of Section 1797.196 of the Health and Safety Code.
SEC. 2.
  If the Commission on State Mandates determines that this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Government Code.