Senate Bill 8

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Last Action 01/11/21: to Health & Welfare (S)
Title AN ACT relating to exceptions to mandatory immunization requirements and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1220
Sponsors M. Wilson, A. Southworth, M. Castlen
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 214.036 to provide exemptions from mandatory immunization for any child, emancipated minor, or adult who, personally or by a parent or guardian, submits a written sworn statement objecting to the immunization based on conscientiously held beliefs; prohibit any administrative regulation, administrative order, or executive order from requiring during an epidemic the immunization of persons who submit either a written sworn statement objecting to the immunization based on conscientiously held beliefs or the written opinion of the person's physician that such immunization would be injurious to the person's health; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to develop and make available on its Web site a standardized form relating to the exemptions from mandatory immunization and to accept the form after it is submitted; amend KRS 209.552 and 214.034 to conform; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Drugs and Medicines - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Effective Dates, Emergency - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Governor - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Health and Medical Services - Immunization, requirement exemptions
Nurses - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Parental Rights - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Pharmacists - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Physicians and Practitioners - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Public Health - Immunization requirements, exemptions
State Agencies - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, immunization requirements, exemptions
Public Safety - Immunization requirements, exemptions
Civil Rights - Immunization requirements, exemptions

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01/11/21
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Health & Welfare (S)


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