Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 2094

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On Wednesday, November 13, 2013, the President signed into law:

H.R. 2094, the "School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act," which includes in the statutory authorization for certain asthma-related grants a funding preference for States that require schools to:  maintain epinephrine supply; and have on the premises trained personnel who can administer the epinephrine as needed.