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Resolution to study and make recommendations concerning youth vaccinations

Location: PA
Title: Resolution to study and make recommendations concerning youth vaccinations
Identifier: SR 27
Stance: WATCH
Action Required: None at this time
Status: Adopted on 5/6/15

Description:

UPDATE: SR 27 was adopted on May 6, 2015. 

SR 27 is a resolution, not a bill, so it does not change, eliminate or enact any new laws.  This resolution does direct the Advisory Committee on Public Health to study vaccination and report back with recommendations.  It does provide an opportunity for people in PA to educate their legislators on vaccine issues. 

The resolution was referred to Senate Appropriations on 3/3/2015.

RESOLVED, That the Senate direct the Advisory Committee on

Public Health Law of the Joint State Government Commission to
study the issue of youth vaccinations and immunizations to
determine whether any amendments should be made to the
Commonwealth's public health law; and be it further

RESOLVED, That the Advisory Committee on Public Health Law of
the Joint State Government Commission report its recommendations
to the Senate within 12 months of the adoption of this
resolution.



http://www.legis.state.pa.us/CFDOCS/Legis/PN/Public/btCheck.cfm?txtType=HTM&sessYr=2015&sessInd=0&billBody=S&billTyp=R&billNbr=0027&pn=0510

 - text of SR 27