121A.221 POSSESSION AND USE OF ASTHMA INHALERS BY ASTHMATIC
(a) In a school district that employs a school nurse or provides school nursing services
under another arrangement, the school nurse or other appropriate party must assess the student's
knowledge and skills to safely possess and use an asthma inhaler in a school setting and enter into
the student's school health record a plan to implement safe possession and use of asthma inhalers.
(b) In a school that does not have a school nurse or school nursing services, the student's
parent or guardian must submit written verification from the prescribing professional that
documents an assessment of the student's knowledge and skills to safely possess and use an
asthma inhaler in a school setting has been completed.
History: 2001 c 84 s 2