(20 ILCS 2310/2310-371.5)
(was 20 ILCS 2310/371)
Heartsaver AED Fund; grants.
Subject to appropriation, the Department of Public Health has the power to make matching grants from the Heartsaver AED Fund, a special fund created in the State treasury, to any school in the State, public park district, forest preserve district, conservation district, municipal recreation department,
college, or university to assist in the purchase of
an Automated External Defibrillator. Applicants for AED grants must demonstrate that they have funds to pay 50% of the cost of the AEDs
for which matching grant moneys are sought. Any school, public park district, forest preserve district, conservation district, municipal recreation department, college, or university applying for the grant shall not receive more than one grant from the Heartsaver AED Fund each fiscal year.
The State Treasurer shall accept and deposit into the Fund all gifts, grants, transfers, appropriations, and other amounts from any legal source, public or private, that are designated for deposit into the Fund.
(Source: P.A. 95-331, eff. 8-21-07; 95-721, eff. 6-3-08.)