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Requires vaccine providers to inform parents of vaccines required for school and of exemptions

Location: OR
Title: Requires vaccine providers to inform parents of vaccines required for school and of exemptions
Identifier: SB 580
Stance: SUPPORT
Action Required: None at this time
Status: Died, failed to move forward

Description:

UPDATE: 4/19/2017 - SB 580 died because it failed to have a work session before the deadline.

UPDATE: 4/5/2017 - SB 580 had a hearing on 3/28/2017.  The bill is still in the Senate Committee on Health Care. 

UPDATE: 3/23/2017 - SB 580 is scheduled for a hearing in the Senate Committee on Health Care on 3/28/2017 at 1:00 PM in Room HR B.  https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Committees/SHC/2017-03-28-13-00/Agenda 

UPDATE 1/17/2017:SB 580 was referred to Senate Committee on Health Care on 1/17/2017.

SB 580 was introduced on 1/9/2017 and is sponsored by Senator Tim Knoop.  This bill would require health care practitioners, before administering vaccination to children, to provide written notice of each vaccination that child is required to receive as condition of attending a school or children's facility in this state and of each exemption to that requirement.  

The Oregon Health Authority shall adopt by rule the form and content of the new notice required by this new law by May 1, 2018.   The new notice requirement would go into effect beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.  

https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Measures/Overview/SB580 - text, status and history