Senate Bill 10-056: An Act Concerning Developing Standardized Immunization Information to Provide to Parents

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Last Updated: April 1, 2010
Senate Bill 10-056: An Act Concerning Developing Standardized Immunization Information to Provide to Parents
Sponsors:
Senator Boyd and Representative Riesberg
Summary:

The bill requires the state charter school institute and each school district board of education to adopt and implement a policy requiring each school to annually provide parents and legal guardians with a paper or email copy of a standardized immunization document developed and updated, as instructed, by the department of public health and environment.

HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

01/13/2010 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health and Human Services
02/3/2010 Health and Human Services Committee Hearing
02/08/2010 Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily
02/12/2010 Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments
02/15/2010 Senate Third Reading Passed
02/17/2010 Introduced In House - Assigned to Education
03/01/2010 Hearing scheduled
03/08/2010 House - Third Reading Passed
03/09/2010 Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/18/2010 Signed by the President of the Senate
03/18/2010 Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/18/2010 Sent to the Governor
03/29/2010 Signed by the Governor

Background:

This bill concerns standardizing the information from public schools to parents concerning immunization information. The standardized form described in the bill includes a list of immunizations required for enrollment in a public school and at what age the immunization is required. The bill does not include exemption information on the standardized form for those who choose not to immunize. An amendment may be necessary to require exemption information to be stated on the form.

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