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Wednesday, January 19, 2005

Education: PG Delegates introduce bill to allow self-medication in public schools

HB143: Education - Public Schools - Use of Asthma Drugs and Related Medication

Synopsis: Requiring each public school system to adopt a policy authorizing a student to possess and self-administer specified medication pertaining to the student's asthma or other airway-constricting disease while in school, at school-sponsored activities, or on school property; requiring prior written approval from a student's health practitioner and parent or legal guardian before a student can self-administer medication; requiring the school nurse to conduct a specified review; etc.

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