VA HB2242 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-01-28 - Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (18-Y 3-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


COVID-19 immunization; prohibition on requirement; discrimination prohibited. Prohibits the State Health Commissioner and the Board of Health, the Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, the Department of Health Professions and any regulatory board therein, and the Department of Social Services from requiring any person to undergo vaccination for COVID-19 and prohibits discrimination based on a person's vaccination status with respect to any COVID-19 vaccine (i) with regard to education, employment, insurance, or issuance of a driver's license or other state identification or (ii) in numerous other contexts. The bill also prohibits the inclusion of any patient immunization information in the Virginia Immunization Information System (VIIS) unless the patient has consented, in writing, to inclusion of his information in the VIIS.

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COVID-19 immunization; prohibition on requirement, discrimination prohibited.


Roll Calls

2021-01-28 - House - House: Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (18-Y 3-N) (Y: 18 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-01-28HouseTabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (18-Y 3-N)
2021-01-13HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2021-01-13HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102203D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1521500.1(n/a)See Bill Text
1521507(n/a)See Bill Text
1521604(n/a)See Bill Text
222901.1(n/a)See Bill Text
223004(n/a)See Bill Text
221271.2(n/a)See Bill Text
221271.4(n/a)See Bill Text
221289.031(n/a)See Bill Text
221295.2(n/a)See Bill Text
221306(n/a)See Bill Text
231800(n/a)See Bill Text
321127(n/a)See Bill Text
32115.2(n/a)See Bill Text
32143(n/a)See Bill Text
32146.01(n/a)See Bill Text
32147(n/a)See Bill Text
32147.1(n/a)See Bill Text
32148(n/a)See Bill Text
32148.001(n/a)See Bill Text
372205(n/a)See Bill Text
3823100.4(n/a)See Bill Text
3823407.15(n/a)See Bill Text
3823438(n/a)See Bill Text
3823454(n/a)See Bill Text
40127.4(n/a)See Bill Text
462333.2(n/a)See Bill Text
5412409.6(n/a)See Bill Text
6321716(n/a)See Bill Text
632221.1(n/a)See Bill Text
632603(n/a)See Bill Text
652402.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

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