Minnesota Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center Minnesota 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.

Note: You must first register as a NVIC Team Member before you can view action alerts, legislation to watch, and announcements.

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
MN SF 1589/HF 1583 5/17/2021 SUPPORT SF 1589 passed the full Senate on 5/14/2021 Prohibits state agencies & local government from requiring vaccines, limits tracking
MN HF 2134/SF 2552 5/15/2021 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the House and Senate Health Committees on 3/11/2021 & 5/15/2021 Allows minors to consent to HPV Vaccines without parental knowledge or consent
MN SF 2554/HF 2634 5/15/2021 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the Senate & House Education Committees on 5/15 and 5/14 Eliminates the conscientious belief exemption to vaccination
MN HF 2625/SF 2553 5/15/2021 OPPOSE Introduced 5/13/2021 and 5/15/2021, referred to Health Committees Allows minors to consent to all recommended vaccines, including COVID-19 Vaccines
MN HF 2541/SF 2424 4/19/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to committees on 4/15 and 4/17/2021 Establishes it's unfair labor practice to discriminate against employees based on vaccination status
MN HF 2511/SF 2430 4/14/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Health Finance and Policy Committee Prohibits government and business from requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination
MN SF 2394/HF 1245 4/10/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to Senate Health & Human Services Finance/Policy and House Health Finance Requires consent for vaccination, prohibits coercion and discrimination
MN SF 1264/HF 533 4/10/2021 WATCH Introduced and referred to Committees on 2/22/2021 and 2/1/2021 Prohibits employers from firing employees if they provide a medical or conscientious exemption
MN HF 2159 3/15/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Finance and Policy Committee on 3/11/2021 Prohibits discrimination based on vaccination status
MN HF 667 3/2/2021 SUPPORT Introduced & referred to House Labor, Industry, Veterans & Military Affairs Finance & Policy Comm Prohibits employers from taking adverse action against employees based on vaccination status
MN HF 397/SF 1054 2/17/2021 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to committees on 1/28/2021 & 2/17/2021 Spends 6 million on contracts with media vendors and community-orgs. to provide info on COVID-19
MN SF 292/HF 452 1/30/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the Education Policy Committees Adds religious belief exemption to vaccines required for school
MN HF 261 1/22/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the House Health Finance and Policy Committee on 1/21/2021 Prohibits COVID-19 Vaccines from being requiring for school employees and students

Announcements

The following table lists postings about events, initiatives, people, and pretty much anything related to protecting and expanding your rights!