VA SB1117 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 21 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-18 - Assigned Education sub: Health
Pending: Senate Education: Health Committee
Hearing: Jan 19 @ 4:00 pm in Senate Chamber/Register to speak @ GA Website
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Immunizations; religious tenets or practices. Allows a parent or guardian to object to the vaccination or immunization of a child on the grounds that the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with his religious tenets or practices, even if an emergency or epidemic of disease has been declared by the State Board of Health, which is not allowed under current law.

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Immunizations; religious tenets or practices.



2021-01-18SenateAssigned Education sub: Health
2020-12-21SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2020-12-21SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101451D

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