Introduced by Rep. Lisa Lyons (R) on February 28, 2013, to allow physicians to prescribe epinephrine auto injectors for schools to have in their facilities under a mandate proposed by House Bill 4353, and except for gross negligence, waive the legal liability of the physician and pharmacist in the event that use of these “epi-pens” causes an injury.
Referred to the House Education Committee on February 28, 2013.
Reported in the House on October 2, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation the bill pass.
Amendment offered in the House on October 22, 2013, to clarify details of a liability preemption for pharmacists who provide these injectors to a school. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on October 22, 2013.