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H.R.2094: School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about health
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Sponsor Phil Roe, R-Tenn.
Total Cosponsors 36 (20 Democrats, 16 Republicans)
Introduced May 22, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 13, 2013
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  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act, with respect to asthma-related grants for child health services, to give an additional preference to a state that allows self-administration of asthma and anaphylaxis medication and makes a certification concerning the adequacy of the state's civil liability protection law to protect trained school personnel who may administer epinephrine to a student reasonably believed to be having an anaphylactic reaction.

Requires elementary and secondary schools in such a state to: (1) permit trained personnel to administer epinephrine to a student reasonably believed to be having such a reaction, (2) maintain a supply of epinephrine in a secure location that is easily accessible to trained personnel for such treatment, and (3) have in place a plan for having on the school premises du...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 13, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-48.
Nov. 13, 2013 Signed by President.
Nov. 6, 2013 Presented to President.
Nov. 1, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Oct. 31, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7778)
Oct. 30, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 229.
Oct. 30, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Harkin without amendment. Without written report.
Oct. 30, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
July 31, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
July 30, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 30, 2013 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5145-5146)
July 30, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2094.
July 30, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5145-5147)
July 30, 2013 Mr. Burgess moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
July 30, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 130.
July 30, 2013 Reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 113-182.
July 17, 2013 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
July 17, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 16, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 24, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
May 22, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.