Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Management Act of 2005

Posted on: Wed, 01/25/2006 - 4:44am
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I did not see this on the board... just wanted to see if anyone knows what is going on with this?

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H.R.4063
Title: To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a policy for managing the risk of food allergy and anaphylaxis in schools.
Sponsor: Rep Lowey, Nita M. [NY-18] (introduced 10/17/2005) Cosponsors (53)
Latest Major Action: 11/4/2005 Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Posted on: Wed, 02/08/2006 - 2:12pm
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I just got a reply to my letter to my congressman--
Dear *********:
Thank you for contacting me regarding H.R. 4063, the Food Allergy and
Anaphylaxis Management Act. You will be pleased to know that I am a
cosponsor of this legislation.
Food allergies in schools are an important issue that, if ignored, can have
a deadly impact on our children. I will work hard with my colleagues in
Congress to make sure schools are educated about anaphylactic allergies, and
to ensure all children are safe in our schools.
Sincerely,
Pete Stark
Member of Congress

Posted on: Wed, 02/08/2006 - 2:12pm
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Joined: 03/15/2005 - 09:00

I just got a reply to my letter to my congressman--
Dear *********:
Thank you for contacting me regarding H.R. 4063, the Food Allergy and
Anaphylaxis Management Act. You will be pleased to know that I am a
cosponsor of this legislation.
Food allergies in schools are an important issue that, if ignored, can have
a deadly impact on our children. I will work hard with my colleagues in
Congress to make sure schools are educated about anaphylactic allergies, and
to ensure all children are safe in our schools.
Sincerely,
Pete Stark
Member of Congress

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