Glucagon; administration by emergency medical services providers. (SB1244)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)

Progress

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

Description

Glucagon; administration by emergency medical services providers. Authorizes emergency medical services providers who are certified and authorized to administer drugs and devices and who hold an advanced life support certificate or basic life support certificate issued by the Commissioner of Health to possess and administer glucagon for the emergency treatment of hypoglycemia in accordance with existing protocols. Amends § 54.1-3408, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102786D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2017Impact statement from VDH (SB1244)
01/23/2017Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
01/26/2017Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health with letter (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)