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HB 358/FN (BR 1408) - D. Watkins, T. Burch, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian

     AN ACT relating to immunizations.
     Amend KRS 214.034 to require immunization against human papillomavirus for female children 9 to 16 years of age and male children 10 to 16 years of age entering sixth grade; require written statements to withhold consent for immunizations to be included with the file on immunization certificates; amend KRS 214.036 to permit parents to withhold consent for immunization against human papillomavirus for any reason; amend KRS 158.035 to conform.


     HFA (1, D. Watkins) - Retain original provisions, except replace the term "primary" with the term "elementary."
     HFA (2, D. Floyd) - Retain original provisions and add a requirement for elementary schools to provide forms relating to the exemption from the immunization requirement to parents or guardians 30 days prior to the first day of school each year.

     Feb 13-introduced in House
     Feb 14-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Feb 19-posted in committee
     Feb 21-floor amendment (1) filed ; reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 25, 2013
     Feb 25-floor amendment (2) filed
     Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 54-40 with floor amendments (1) and (2)
     Feb 27-received in Senate
     Mar 4-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)

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