Michigan Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center Michigan State Team page. This page, along with the email updates you will receive, will help keep you informed of what you can do in your state to help you protect and expand your rights to informed consent to vaccination.

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Action Needed Now

There are no active action alerts at this time, but please check back soon.

Bills to Watch

The following table lists the active bills of interest for all states.

State Bill Number Position Status Title
MI HB 5783 2022-07-20 SUPPORT Enacted, Public Act 166, Effective 7/20/2022 Prohibits requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination by agencies receiving funding under the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
MI SB 845 2022-07-19 WATCH Enacted Public Act 144 of 2022, effective 7/20/2022 Requires community colleges that mandate COVID vaccines & receive certain funds provide exemptions for students & employees, in Education Budget bill
MI SB 601 2022-06-28 WATCH Pending 2nd reading in the House 6/28/2022 Requires waivers to face mask requirements by schools, prohibits COVID testing for asymptomatic students, prohibits discrimination
MI SB 600 2022-06-21 WATCH Passed House Education Committee on 6/21/2022 and pending second reading in the full House Prohibits COVID-19 Vaccine mandates for school if under EUA, requires school districts that mandate approved vaccines to allow exemptions
MI SB 603 2022-06-21 SUPPORT Passed House Education Committee on 6/21/2022 and pending second reading in the full House Prohibits public health orders from requiring students get any EUA or COVID-19 Vaccines, masks or tests
MI SB 602 2022-06-21 WATCH Passed House Education Committee on 6/21/2022 and pending second reading in the full House Prohibits DHHS from adopting a rule to require EUA COVID-19 Vaccines, testing or masks if the student is asymptomatic
MI HB 5710 2022-02-02 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Judiciary Committee on 2/1/2022 Adds medical condition/vaccination status to existing Civil Rights Act prohibiting discrimination
MI HB 4667 2021-12-12 SUPPORT Scheduled to be heard by the full Senate on 12/14/2021 Prohibits state & local government from requiring proof COVID-19 vaccination
MI HB 5531 2021-11-05 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Government Operations 11/4/2021 Prohibits National Guard Members from being discharged for refusing COVID-19 Vaccines
MI HB 5352 2021-10-01 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Workforce, Trades, and Talent Establishes an injury due to a vaccine required for employment is covered by Worker's Disability Act
MI SB 629 2021-09-20 WATCH Introduced & referred to the Senate Committee on Health Policy & Human Services on 9/1/2021 Requires colleges to accept exemptions to mandated vaccines
MI HB 4471 2021-09-02 SUPPORT Hearing held in the House Committee on Workforce, Trades on 8/19/2021 Prohibits employers from discriminating against employees based on vaccination status
MI HB 4789 2021-09-02 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Oversight on 5/5/2021 Prohibits state agencies from requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination or immunity to access services
MI HB 4790 2021-09-02 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Oversight Committee on 5/5/2021 Prohibits political subdivisions from requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination or immunity
MI HB 4791 2021-07-17 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Oversight Committee on 5/5/2021 Prohibits employment discrimination based on COVID-19 vaccination or immunity status
MI HB 5031 2021-06-17 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Tax Policy on 6/16/2021 Tax credits for taxpayers fully vaccinated with COVID-19 Vaccines
MI SB 457 2021-05-25 SUPPORT Passed the Senate, referred to the House Committee on Government Operations on 5/25/2021 Prohibits director & local health depts. from issuing orders that a minor receive COVID Vaccine
MI HB 4792 2021-05-06 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Oversight on 5/5/2021 Prohibits places of public accommodation from requiring proof of COVID -19 vaccination status
MI HB 4736 2021-05-01 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Health Policy on 4/29/2021 on Prohibits the Dept. of Health from adopting rules requiring an individual be vaccinated for COVID
MI HB 4008 2021-01-27 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Committee on Health Policy on on 1/26/2021 Adds additional exemptions for vaccines administered due to a pandemic

Announcements

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