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Fuentes, Diegnan, Pinkin, Quijano & Wimberly Bill Requiring High School Training in CPR & Defibrillator Use Now Law

Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Angel Fuentes, Patrick Diegnan, Nancy Pinkin, Annette Quijano and Benjie Wimberly requiring training in CPR and the use of defibrillators in high school has been signed into law.

"From a public health standpoint, this is a smart move that has the potential to save countless lives in the long-run," said Fuentes (D-Camden/Gloucester). "By instilling these techniques in young people at an early age, they will be prepared throughout their lives to rise to the occasion in the event of a life-threatening emergency."

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