HB 311/FN (BR 1335) - D. Watkins, J. Wayne, T. Burch, M. Marzian, D. Owens, R. Palumbo
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.
HB 311 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, L. Bechler) - Delete original provisions; amend KRS 214.034 to require that information relating to immunization against human papillomavirus be mailed to parents of children entering the 6th grade and that schools make that information available via the Internet; require that a parent or guardian never be required to opt-out of a required vaccination of the HPV vaccine; require that a parent only be requested to opt-in to an HPV vaccine program; amend KRS 214.036 to permit parents to withhold consent for immunization against human papillomavirus for any reason.
Jan 31-introduced in House
Feb 3-to Health & Welfare (H)
Feb 5-posted in committee
Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 4-taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day
Mar 5-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 12-3rd reading, passed 60-37 with floor amendment (1)
Mar 13-received in Senate
Mar 17-to Health & Welfare (S)