State law addresses asthma plans.
Asthma Action Plan
This document provides a blank form asthma action plan to help schools support students with asthma manage their asthma.
District of Columbia Municipal Regulations 610 Student Access to Treatment
610.1 A student may possess and self-administer medication at a school in which the student is enrolled, at school-sponsored activities, and while on school-sponsored transportation, for the treatment of asthma, anaphylaxis, and diabetes, provided that:
- (a) A responsible person has submitted a valid medication action plan to the school, as required by D.C. Official Code § 38-651.02;
- (b) The student has a current certificate of health on file at the school, as required by D.C. Official Code § 38-602; and
- (c) The student properly disposes of sharps and medical waste by placing them in designated containers.