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School Epinephrine Legislation

The map below shows the status of school epinephrine legislation and guidelines across the country.

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Teal: State has law/guideline allowing schools to stock epinephrine
Blue: State has law/guideline requiring schools to stock epinephrine
Grey: State has pending legislation

Laws and Guidelines by State

The list below includes links to the current law or guidelines in place in each state, or a link to the pending legislation. To take action and write to your legislators about pending legislation, visit our Advocacy Action Center.

Alabama

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Act 405 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Code 16-1-39 (2007)

Alaska

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 17.22.010 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 14.30.141 (2005)

Arizona

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 2016 Laws, Chapter 85 (Amended 2016)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: ARS 15-341 (2005)

Arkansas

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: A.C.A. § 6-18-707 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Act 1964 (2005)

California

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: California Education Code Section 49414 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: California Education Code Section 49423 (2004)

Colorado

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: CRS 22-1-119.5 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Colorado Schoolchildren's Asthma and Anaphylaxis Act (2005)

Connecticut

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Public Act 14-176 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 10-212a of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (2009)

Delaware

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 342 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Administrative Code 14:612 Section 3.11 (2003)

District of Columbia

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools:Access to Emergency Epinephrine in Schools Amendment Act of 201S (2016)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Code of the District of Columbia § 38–651.02

Florida

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 2013-63 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 1002.20(3), Florida Statutes (2005)

Georgia

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Act 88 (2011)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: O.C.G.A. 20-2-776

Hawaii

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: HB 1163
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: HRS 302A-1164 (2004)

Idaho

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Idaho Statute 33-520A (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 33-520 (2008)

Illinois

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Sec. 22-30 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 105 ILCS 5/22-30 (2006)

Indiana

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Indiana Code 20-34-4.5 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: IC 20-33-8-13 (2005)

Iowa

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 68 (2015)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 280 Section 16 (2004)

Kansas

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statutes Pertaining to Epinephrine Kits (2009): KSA 72-8258KSA 65-1680KSA 65-2872b
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 8252 (2005)

Kentucky

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: KRS 158.836 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: KRS 158.836 (2004)

Louisiana

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: RS 17: 436.1 (2012)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: RS 17: 436.1 (2009)

Maine

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: MRS Title 20-A §6305 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: MRS Title 20-A §254 (2004)

Maryland

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute §7-426.2 (2012)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute §7–421 (2005)

Massachusetts*

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Guidelines: Massachusetts Dept. of Education: Managing Life-Threatening Allergies in Schools
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 105 CMR 210.006 (1993)

Michigan

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Public Act 187 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 380.1179 (2004)

Minnesota

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 121A.2207 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Statute 121A.22 (2004)

Mississippi

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Miss. Code Ann. § 37-11-71 Mississippi Asthma and Anaphylaxis Child Safety Act (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Miss. Code Ann. § 37-11-71 Mississippi Asthma and Anaphylaxis Child Safety Act (2014)

Missouri

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 167.630 (2006)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 167.627.1 (2010)

Montana

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Montana Code Annotated Section 20-5-421 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Montana Code Annotated Section 20-5-420 (2013)

Nebraska

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Title 92 Nebraska Administrative Code, Chapter 59 (2006)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Nebraska Revised Statute 79-224 (Amended in 2016)

Nevada

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 269 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Nevada Revised Statutes 392.425 (2005)

New Hampshire

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Revised Statutes Annotated 200:44 (2015); Chapter 39 (2016)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Revised Statutes Annotated Chapter 200, Sections 42-45 (2003)

New Jersey

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 13 (2015)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Title 18A: 40-12.3 (2007)

New Mexico

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Emergency Medication in Schools Act (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: NMAC 6.12.2.9 (2005)

New York

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Article 19, Section 921 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Article 19, Section 916a (2014)

North Carolina

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: G.S. 115C-375.2A (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: G.S. 115C-375.2 (2005)

North Dakota

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 33-37-01 of the North Dakota Administrative Code (1996)Section 23-01-05.2 of the North Dakota Century Code (2011)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 15.1-19-16 of the North Dakota Century Code (2005)

Ohio

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Ohio Revised Code Sections 3313.7110, 3313.7111, 3314.143, 3326.28, 3328.29, 4729.01, 4729.51, 4729.60, 5101.76 (amended 2016)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: OCR Section 3313.718 (2006)

Oklahoma

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 70 OK Stat § 70-1-116.3 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 70 OK Stat § 70-1-116.3 (2008)

Oregon

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 486 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: ORS 339.866 (2007)

Pennsylvania

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 24 P.S. § 14-1414.2 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 24 P.S. § 14-1414.1

Rhode Island

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: H8328 (2016)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: § 16-21-22 (1998)

South Carolina

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: SECTION 59-63-95 (Safe Access to Vital Epinephrine Act 2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Title 59 Chapter 63 Section 80 (2005)

South Dakota

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Session Laws- Chapter 89 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Section 13-32-11 (2010)

Tennessee

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 294 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 219 (2005)

Texas

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Cameron Espinosa Act (2015)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Education Code Sec. 38.015 (2006)

Utah

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Utah Code Title 26 Chapter 41 (2011)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Utah Code Title 26 Chapter 41 (2008)

Vermont

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 16 V.S.A. § 1388 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: 16 V.S.A. § 1387 (2007)

Virginia

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Chapter 787 (2012)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Code of Virginia § 22.1-274.2 (2005)

Washington

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: RCW 28A.210.380 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: RCW 28A.210.370 (2005)

West Virginia

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: West Virginia Code §18-5-22c (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: West Virginia Code §18-5-22b (2004)

Wisconsin

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: WI Stat § 118.292 (2013)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: WI Stat § 118.292 (2011)

Wyoming

Stock Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: W.S. 21-4-316 (2014)
Carrying Prescribed Epinephrine in K-12 Schools: Wyo. Stat. § 21-4-310 (2007)

This page was last updated July 6, 2016.

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