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Removes the authority of the health dept. commissioner to adopt rules on child vaccines

Location: NH
Title: Removes the authority of the health dept. commissioner to adopt rules on child vaccines
Identifier: HB 361
Stance: SUPPORT
Action Required: None at this time
Status: Failed to move in 2017

Description:

UPDATE: 3/22/2017 - A roll call vote was taken for HB 361 on 3/8/2017.  The question/motion was INEXPEDIENT TO LEGISLATE with 244 voting yes and 96 voting no meaning the bill died.  You can see the the vote here   

Bills carry over from odd-numbered to even-numbered years.

UPDATE 3/2/2017: HB 361 passed the House Health, Human Services & Elderly Affairs Committee on 2/28/2017.

UPDATE 2/16/2017: HB 361 is scheduled for a Executive Session on 2/22/2017 at 10:00 AM in room LOB 205.

UPDATE 1/18/2017: HB 361 is scheduled for a public hearing on 1/24/2017 at 10:00 AM in LOB room 205. http://www.concordmonitor.com/vaccine-bills-coming-up-7550847 - news article about the bill

HB 361 was introduced on 1/5/2017 and referred to the House Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Committee. This bill is sponsored by Representatives  Fraser, Gould, Murphy and W. Marsh, and Senator Avard.  

This bill deletes the authority of the commissioner of the department of health and human services to adopt rules regarding child immunizations/vaccines.

http://gencourt.state.nh.us/bill_status/Results.aspx?txtsessionyear=2017&txtbillnumber=HB361 - text, status and history