US SB2895 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Introduced on September 29 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-09-29 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6783-6784)
Pending: Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibits certain departments and agencies from promulgating any rule to require a a person to provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination in order to engage in interstate commerce or travel. The prohibition applies to The Department of Transportation, Amtrak, The Surface Transportation Board, The Transportation Security Administration, The National Transportation Safety Board, The Federal Maritime Commission, and The Department of Commerce. The bill also limits the authority of the Department of Health and Human Services to mandate vaccination against COVID-19 as a prerequisite for engaging in interstate commerce or travel.

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Title

Prevent Unconstitutional Vaccine Mandates for Interstate Commerce Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-09-29SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6783-6784)

Same As/Similar To

HB5418 (Related) 2021-09-30 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security.

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