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September 20, 2016 > Governor Brown signs life-saving EpiPen legislation

Governor Brown signs life-saving EpiPen legislation

Submitted By The Office of Gov. Jerry Brown

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed potentially life-saving legislation Ð AB 1386 Ð that allows California businesses and other public entities to have EpiPens available to help those who suffer severe allergic reactions.

Accompanying the legislation was a signing message blasting Mylan pharmaceutical company, the billÕs sponsor, for Òunconscionable price increasesÓ and Òrapacious corporate behaviorÓ and a letter to Congress urging Òswift and strongÓ action to Òrein in this kind of predatory pricing.Ó

Full text of the GovernorÕs signing message can be read at Full text of the GovernorÕs letter to congressional leaders can be read at

For full text of the bill, visit

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