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Allows minors 14 and older in the Texas Juvenile Justice System to consent to vaccination

Location: TX
Title: Allows minors 14 and older in the Texas Juvenile Justice System to consent to vaccination
Identifier: HB 212
Stance: OPPOSE
Action Required: None at this time
Status: Failed to move forward, died

Description:

UPDATE: HB 212 failed to move forward and died. 

HB 212 is pulled from the 3/18 hearing but could be reposted for a later hearing.

HB 212 is scheduled for a hearing on 3/18/2015 in the Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee 10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess Wednesday, March 18, 2015

PLACE: E2.016 

http://www.legis.state.tx.us/tlodocs/84R/schedules/pdf/C3402015031810301.PDF - hearing information 

HB 212 was filed on Nov. 10, 2014 for the 2015 session and was referred to the Juvenile Justice & Family Issues Committee on 2/10/15. The bill is sponsored by Rep. Rose. The bill would allow children 14 years old and older to consent to their own vaccination. 

http://www.legis.state.tx.us/Committees/MembershipCmte.aspx?LegSess=84R&CmteCode=C340 - committee information

 - text of HB 212

http://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/History.aspx?LegSess=84R&Bill=HB212 - history and status for HB 212