DC B23-0171 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-1)
Status: Introduced on March 5 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-26 - Public Hearing Held
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced, this bill permits a minor of any age to consent to receive a vaccine where the vaccination is recommended by the United States Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. It also establishes that if a minor is able to comprehend the need for, the nature of, and any significant risks inherent in the medical care then informed consent is established.

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Title

Minor Consent For Vaccinations Amendment Act Of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-26CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-03-15CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0171 Published in the DC Register
2019-03-05CouncilReferred to Committee on Health
2019-03-05CouncilIntroduced in Legislative Meeting

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