Epinephrine; certain public places may make available for administration. (HB1147)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)

Progress

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

Description

Epinephrine permitted in certain public places. Allows public places to make epinephrine available for administration. The bill allows employees of such public places who are authorized by a prescriber and trained in the administration of epinephrine to possess and administer epinephrine to a person present in such public place believed in good faith to be having an anaphylactic reaction. The bill also provides that an employee of such public place who is authorized by a prescriber and trained in the administration of epinephrine and who administers or assists in the administration of epinephrine to a person present in the public place believed in good faith to be having an anaphylactic reaction, or is the prescriber of the epinephrine, shall not be liable for any civil damages for ordinary negligence in acts or omissions resulting from the rendering of such treatment. Read the Bill »

Status

01/07/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103677D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2020Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (HB1147)
01/22/2020Referred from Courts of Justice
01/22/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/24/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health Professions
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (5-Y 0-N)
02/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1147)
02/04/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB1147E
02/06/2020Printed as engrossed 20103677D-E
02/07/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1147E)
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2020Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/18/2020Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
02/27/2020Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)

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