legislation in NC

Posted on: Tue, 05/06/2003 - 10:45pm
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I would love to do some research and find out how to get all schools to be peanut free. The airlines saw the necessity, why haven't our schools?
The nurse's office may be too far from the playground or cafeteria and our children may not get their epipen in time. That's unacceptable.
Any ideas?
Angela

Posted on: Wed, 05/07/2003 - 11:26am
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At our school, the teacher on the playground wears the epipen on an epibelt and carries a cell phone.
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I have contacted Governor Easley's office about this issue and through various connections (his aunt who is a friend), his brother is a doctor in Greenville area, and a prominent legislator/attorney/friend, have not been successful thus far in getting that accomplished. I decided that with my limited energy and time, that i would focus on my child's school and keeping him safe, instead of trying to change the entire state as I initially had tried to do.
Go for it though! That would be great. the prominent legislator/attorney/friend now has a grandson who is PA and had a reaction at school....

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