Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 19A of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after section 36, as appearing in the 1992 Official Edition, the following section:-
Section 37. No person trained and designated by the department of elder affairs as a counselor or coordinator in the serving health information needs of elders program, whether acting on a compensated or volunteer basis shall be liable in any civil or criminal action by reason of the good faith performance of his official duties. The department shall make publicly available a description of the function and the responsibilities of such counselor.