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The DC Code: § 38-651.02 Possession and self-administration of medication.

Index38 Educational Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

A student may possess and self-administer medication at the school in which the student is currently enrolled, at school-sponsored activities, and while on school-sponsored transportation, in order to treat asthma, anaphylaxis, or other illness; provided, that:

1
The responsible person has submitted a valid medication action plan to the school; and
2
All other conditions set forth in this subchapter are met.

Historical and Statutory

Temporary Addition of Section Section 3 of Law 17-52 added a section to read as follows: "Sec. 3. Possession and self-administration of medication. "A student may possess and self-administer medication at the school in which the student is currently enrolled, at school-sponsored activities, and while on school-sponsored transportation, to treat asthma, anaphylaxis, or other potentially life-threatening illness; provided, that: "(1) The responsible person has submitted a valid medication action plan to the school; and "(2) All other conditions set forth in this act, or in rules promulgated pursuant to this act, are met." Section 11(b) of D.C. Law 17-52 provides that the act shall expire after 225 days of its having taken effect. Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 3 of Student Access to Treatment Emergency Amendment Act of 2007 (D.C. Act 17-82, July 26, 2007, 54 DCR 7999). For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 3 of Student Access to Treatment Congressional Review Emergency Act of 2007 (D.C. Act 17-140, October 17, 2007, 54 DCR 10736). Legislative History of Laws For Law 17-107, see notes following § 38-651.01. DC CODE § 38-651.02 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Feb. 2, 2008, D.C. Law 17-107, § 3, 54 DCR 12230.)