HB 955 – Sam’s Law

Primary Sponsors: Rep. Steve Jarvis (R-Davidson), Rep. Greg Murphy (R-Pitt), Rep. Craig Horn (R-Union), Rep. Jon Hardister (R-Guilford)

Bill Summary

This bill would require K-12 schools and UNC system schools to create seizure action plans for students who have seizures.

The plan would include a written statement from the student’s health provider with the following information:

  • The student’s name.
  • Any seizure medication prescribed to the student.
  •  The dosage and method of administering the seizure medication.
  • The frequency of administration of the seizure medication.
  • The symptoms necessitating administration of the seizure medication.


Bill Movement

This bill was filed on April 25, 2019.

This bill was referred to the following committees:

  • Education K-12
  • Education, Appropriations
  • Rules