Increase Access to and Reduce the Cost of Epinephrine Autoinjectors by Amending the Definition of "Epinephrine Autoinjector"
|Sponsor:||Senator Heather Sanborn, Senate 28 - Cumberland County|
|Bill #:||LD 1972|
UPDATE: This bill has been passed and signed by the governor. An an emergency measure, it takes effect immediately. Chaptered law: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_129th/chapters/PUBLIC560.asp
This bill amends the definition of "epinephrine autoinjector" in different Titles of the Maine Revised Statutes to include devices approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration that deliver a specific dose of epinephrine by means other than automatic injection of epinephrine into the human body. The bill changes references to epinephrine pen to epinephrine autoinjector.