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2013 House Bill 4352: Mandate schools have “epi-pens”
  1. 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.
  2. Passed 106 to 0 in the House on October 23, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on October 24, 2013.
    • Referred to the Senate Education Committee on October 24, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on November 6, 2013, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered in the Senate on December 12, 2013. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on December 12, 2013.
  4. Passed 37 to 1 in the Senate on December 12, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the House on December 12, 2013.
  6. Passed 109 to 0 in the House on December 12, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

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