Proposed H.B. No. 6971
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT CONCERNING VACCINATION EDUCATION FOR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS OF CHILDREN SEEKING AN EXEMPTION FROM IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR RELIGIOUS REASONS.

To require a science-based educational session regarding the efficacy and safety of vaccines for those seeking an exemption from immunization requirements for religious reasons.

Introduced by:
Rep. Liz Linehan, 103rd Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/26/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

Co-sponsors of HB-6971

Rep. Ezequiel Santiago, 130th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Russell A. Morin, 28th Dist.
Rep. Joe de la Cruz, 41st Dist.

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