An Act To Expand Public Access to Epinephrine Autoinjectors
Sec. 1. 22 MRSA c. 423 is enacted to read:
ACCESS TO EPINEPHRINE AUTOINJECTOR
§ 2150-F. Definitions
As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings.
§ 2150-G. Epinephrine autoinjectors; emergency administration
The entity or individual that conducts the training shall issue a certificate, on a form developed or approved by the department, to each person who successfully completes the anaphylaxis training program.
The administration of an epinephrine autoinjector in accordance with this section is not the practice of medicine or any other profession that otherwise requires licensure.
This subsection does not eliminate, limit or reduce any other immunity or defense that may be available under the laws of this State, including that provided under Title 14, section 164.
An authorized entity located in this State is not liable for any injuries or related damages that result from the provision or administration of an epinephrine autoinjector outside of this State if the authorized entity would not have been liable for such injuries or related damages had the provision or administration occurred within this State.