04RS SB15


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SB 15 (BR 130) - R. Roeding, J. Pendleton, J. Westwood

     AN ACT relating to anaphylaxis reaction in schools.
     Amend KRS 158.832 to define "anaphylaxis" as an allergic reaction resulting from sensitization following prior contact with a causative agent which can be a life-threatening emergency; amend KRS 158.834 to permit students with anaphylaxis in public or private schools to self-administer prescribed medications; and amend KRS 158.836 to permit students who meet the requirements of KRS 158.834 to use anaphylactic medications when at school, at a school-sponsored activity, or before and after normal school activities while on school properties.


     SCS - Retain original provisions, except specify that EpiPen or other auto-injectible epinephrine may be self-administered by students at school and school activities; and make technical corrections.

     SFA (1, R. Roeding) - Retain original provisions; EMERGENCY.

     SFA (2/Title, R. Roeding) - Make title amendment.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in Senate
     Jan 8-to Health and Welfare (S)
     Jan 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 13-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed
     Jan 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for January 15, 2004
     Jan 15-3rd reading, passed 33-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) and (2-title)
     Jan 16-received in House
     Jan 22-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Mar 16-posted in committee
     Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 23-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 24, 2004

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