Submitted by SCAFoundation on Thu, 06/01/2006 - 2:00pm

June 1, 2006 - School districts in Illinois have until July 1 to comply with a law that requires placement of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in gyms, swimming pools and other physical fitness facilities. Schools seem to be confident about meeting the deadline, according to officials of the Illinois Association of School Administrators and the Illinois Department of Public Health.