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Provides for a conscientious exemption to vaccination

Location: NJ
Title: Provides for a conscientious exemption to vaccination
Identifier: A2727
Stance: SUPPORT
Action Required: Contact your legislators and ask them to support A2727
Status: Introduced on 2/8/16 and referred to Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee

Description:

A2727 was introduced on 2/8/16 and is sponsored by Rep. David Rible.  This bill provides for conscientious exemptions from mandatory immunizations.

http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillView.asp?BillNumber=A2727 - text, status and history for A2727

Previous history:

UPDATE: 1/25/2015 - A 1534 has not moved since being introduced in 2014.  Bills carry over to odd years in NJ.  The current session will run until 1/12/16.

AB1534 was introduced on 1/16/2014 and referred to the Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee.  This bill is the same as last session's A1368 and S106.  The bill is sponsored by Assembly Members DAVID P. RIBLE,  PATRICK J. DIEGNAN, JR., GARY S. SCHAER ,JON M. BRAMNICK and HOLLY SCHEPISI and Co-sponsored by Assembly Members,  A.M.Bucco, Rumana, McHose, McKeon, Greenwald, Stender, Caputo, O'Scanlon, DiMaio and Space. 

The bill would add a conscientious exemption to vaccination for children and students attending public or private institutions of higher education, public or private school, kindergarten, nursery school, preschool or child care facilities in New Jersey.

http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2014/Bills/A2000/1534_I1.htm

 - text for A1534

http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillView.asp?BillNumber=A1534 - status and history for A1534