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January 31, 2006

Assembly Bill 165: Provides for Conscientious Exemption to Mandatory Immunizations

Sponsor:
Assemblyman Charlotte Vandervalk

Summary:
This bill will allow people in New Jersey to receive exemption to immunizations based upon conscientious objection. Currently, exemptions to immunization are only given on recommendation of a doctor, or due to religious beliefs.

Status:

1/10/2006Introduced, Referred to Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee

HSLDA's Position:
Support.

Action Requested:
None requested at this time.

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Bill Text (PDF) ( requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)