Status of Pennsylvania’s stock epinephrine legislation:
House Bill 803 passed the full House on December 2013 (194-0). The bill had a hearing and passed out of the Senate Education committee on June 3, 2014 (11-0). On June 17, 2014, the bill was re-referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee. The Senate will reconvene on October 6, 2014 at that time, SB 898 will move to the Senate floor for consideration. The session closes November 30, 2014.
Matthew Fogg, MD, MA of Allergy & Asthma Specialists
Philadelphia and Collegeville, PA
Blue Bell, PA
Richard Schwarz, MD of Allergy Asthma & Arthritis Association
Sigrid DaVeiga, MD of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Andrew Murphy, MD of Allergy Asthma & Sinus Center
West Chester, PA
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