Prohibits the CDC and WHO from having jurisdiction to implement rules, regulations or laws requiring vaccination in PA

State: PA
Bill Number: SB 618
Position: SUPPORT
Action Required: Contact Senate Health and Human Services Committee Members, your Senator and Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
Status: Referred to the Senate Health and Human Services Committee on 4/28/2023

Legislation Details:

SB 618 was referred to the Senate Health and Human Services Committee on 4/28/2023. This bill is sponsored by Senator Mastriano

This bill would enact the following:

Section 1.  Prohibition on health mandates.

The United States Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization shall have no jurisdiction to implement rules, regulations or laws in this Commonwealth. No requirement, mandate or instruction provided by either organization shall:

(1)  be used in this Commonwealth to implement a mask, vaccine or medical testing requirement; or

(2)  have force or effect in this Commonwealth.

If passed the law would go into effect immediately. 

https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?syear=2023&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=618