Reduce Childhood Exposure to Harmful Ultraviolet Radiation by Allowing Students To Use Sunscreen in Schools

Last updated: May 14, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Miscellaneous
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Senator Catherine Breen, Senate 25 - Cumberland County
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 441

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: Here's a link to the law: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_129th/chapters/PUBLIC32.asp

Summary:

This bill allows public school students to possess and use a topical sunscreen product while on school property or at a school-sponsored event without prior authorization from a parent or legal guardian or a note or prescription from a licensed health care professional.