Public schools; possession of glucagon. (SB1215)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Public schools; possession of glucagon. Requires local school boards to adopt and implement policies for the possession and administration of glucagon in every school that one or more students with diabetes attend and requires the Board of Education to adopt and implement policies for the possession and administration of glucagon in every school for students with disabilities that one or more students with diabetes attend. The bill allows a school nurse, an employee of the school board, an employee of a local governing body, an employee of a local health department, or an employee of the school for students with disabilities who is authorized by a prescriber and trained in the administration of glucagon to any student diagnosed with diabetes believed to be suffering from or about to suffer from life-threatening hypoglycemia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100737D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1215)
01/18/2017Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/26/2017Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)