Epinephrine; possession and administration at outdoor educational programs. (HB1377)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patrons Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), and Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Possession and administration of epinephrine; outdoor educational programs. Provides that an employee of an organization that provides outdoor educational experiences or programs for youth who is authorized by a prescriber and trained in the administration of epinephrine may possess and administer epinephrine and provides liability protection for such employees. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104300D
01/12/2018Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2018Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/30/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/01/2018Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Read first time
02/06/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1377)
02/06/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/07/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2018Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/15/2018Reported from Education and Health with substitute (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Committee substitute printed 18107130D-S1
02/16/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1377S1)
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/19/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107130D-S1
02/19/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1377S1
02/19/2018Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Placed on Calendar
02/21/2018Senate substitute agreed to by House 18107130D-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1377ER)
02/26/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB1377ER)
02/26/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Signed by President
03/02/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 2, 2018
03/02/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 9, 2018
03/09/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 247 (effective 7/1/18)
03/09/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0247)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 38 seconds.


This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

Reported from committee on health, welfare and institutions. >> delegate torian. thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker, house bill 1377 seeks to increase child safety. This bill would permit employees of outdoor educational programs be trained to administer epi-pens in case of an emergency. I move the house engross the bill and pass it to its third reading. >> H.B. 1379. A bill to amend and reenact 4.1-204 of the code of virginia, relating to alcoholic beverage control; records of retail licensees. Reported from