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New health mandates pose problems in the field
Cabinet Report

As school district officials work to comply with the Legislature’s annual onslaught of new education laws, two health-related mandates are causing particular concerns for those charged with carrying out new eye testing and issuing protocols for anaphylactic shock treatment.

At issue with SB 1172 is language suggesting that the electronic photo screening equipment used to detect near-vision issues be used under the supervision of an eye doctor.