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SB 1026 - School pupils; emergency medication administration

Tracking Level: Support
Sponsor: Heather Carter
Last Action: 5/13/2019 - Senate - Chapter 214
Senate Committee: Rules
House Committee: Rules
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This bill allows emergency administration of medication to a student by a school employee under emergent circumstances specified in statute without the written request or authorization of a parent or legal guardian.

Expands the definiton of "authorized entity" to include private schools and preschools. 

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