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The 27 States That Stock Epinephrine at Schools


Allergy-relieving epinephrine pens are sweeping schools around the nation following a series of allergic reactions that have resulted in tragedies.

ABC reports that 15 new states have passed laws that allow schools to stock epinephrine pens in case a students suffers an unexpected allergic reaction. This could be a result of the law passed by the House of Representatives in July that  gives preference to schools that carry epinephrine pens when applying for asthma grants.

Here are the 27 states that stock epinephrine at school:

  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia

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