Missouri Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center Missouri 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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Bills to Watch

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

State Bill Number Position Status Title
MO HB 2116 2022-10-19 WATCH Enacted, signed by Governor 6/30/2022, effective 8/28/2022 Enacts the “No Patient Left Alone Act,” which fails to protect hospital in-patients & visitors from discrimination based on vaccination status
MO SB 702 2022-10-04 WATCH Died, failed to move out of Senate in regular session that ended 5/30/2022, did not move in special session Prohibits COVID vaccination to access public/private accommodations, prohibits school COVID mandates/testing through 2027, employer exemptions
MO HB 2331 2022-06-30 SUPPORT Enacted, signed by Governor 6/30/2022, effective 8/28/2022 Prohibits taking organ donor and recipient COVID-19 vaccination status into consideration during organ transplant process, excluding lung transplants
MO SB 710 2022-06-30 SUPPORT Enacted, signed by Governor and effective 6/30/2022 Prohibits taking organ donor and recipient COVID-19 vaccination status into consideration during organ transplant process, excluding lung transplants
MO HB 1606 2022-06-29 WATCH Enacted, signed by Governor 6/29/2022, effective 1/1/2023 Prohibits political subdivisions from mandating COVID-19 vaccines for employment, does not apply to healthcare facilities or ambulance services
MO HB 1670 2022-06-01 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits government entities from issuing COVID-19 Vaccine Passports
MO HB 2615 2022-06-01 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits mandates by schools for COVID-19 vaccines or masks for the unvaccinated
MO HB 2381 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to have Senate committee hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 First responder bill amended to remove offensive vaccine language
MO HB 1768 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits discrimination based on COVID-19 vaccination status
MO HB 1465 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Bans COVID vaccine passports & prohibits businesses from requiring COVID vaccine or immunity
MO HB 1904 2022-05-30 OPPOSE Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Creates COVID-19 vaccine equivalency cards
MO HB 1995 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Creates "The Parents' Bill of Rights for Student Well-Being"
MO HB 2093 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits state and local government entities from requiring or enforcing government mandates on employers to require COVID-19 vaccines
MO HB 2055 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Requires employers who mandate COVID-19 Vaccines allow exemptions for medical or religious beliefs
MO HB 1543 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits places of public accommodation from requiring individuals to disclose COVID vaccine status
MO HB 1769 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits entity receiving state funds from mandating COVID Vaccine for employees/people entering
MO HB 1485 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, substitute bill failed to move out of Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Requires employers who mandate vaccines to accept certain exemptions & proof of immunity
MO HB 1576 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to scheduled for a hearing in the House Judiciary Committee, session ended on 5/30/2022 Establishes that employers who mandate vaccines are liable for injury resulting from the vaccine
MO HB 1755 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to have a hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 Creates parents' bill of rights and requires written parental consent for minors' medical services
MO HB 1861 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass Senate committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits considering COVID-19 vaccination status during organ transplant process
MO SB 653 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to have a hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 Creates "Parents' Bill of Rights"
MO HB 1710 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Establishes it is unlawful & discriminatory practice to require vaccines for EU or undergoing trials
MO HB 1692 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to have Senate committee hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 Establishes that employers who mandate vaccines are liable for injury resulting from the vaccine
MO SJR 50 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to be scheduled for a hearing, session ended on 6/30/2022 Proposes constitutional amendment prohibiting government entities from mandating medical procedures or treatments, including vaccines
MO HB 1686 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to be heard in Senate committee executive session, legislative session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits public bodies from requiring COVID Vaccines, requires exemptions for employer mandates
MO SB 646 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to be scheduled for a hearing, session ended on 5/30/2022 Prohibits school and daycare COVID-19 vaccine mandates for children
MO SB 1203 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits schools from mandating COVID-19 Vaccines and testing
MO SB 1207 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to be heard in Senate committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits COVID-19 Vaccine mandates for school, allows physician/PA/advance practice nurse to certify student is not liable to transmit disease
MO SB 651 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits employers from mandating COVID-19 Vaccines, creates a cause of action
MO HB 1475 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits educational entities from mandating COVID-19 vaccines or gene therapy treatments
MO HB 1617 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits any entity from requiring COVID or Flu Vaccines that were not required before 1/1/20
MO HB 1544 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits employers from requiring employees prove receipt of COVID-19 vaccination
MO HB 1575 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Requires public & private entities to consider natural immunity equal to vaccination in policies
MO SJR 47 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to be scheduled for a hearing, session ended on 5/30/2022 Proposes constitutional amendment prohibiting government, including schools/colleges, from mandating medical procedures/treatments, including vaccines
MO HB 1665 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits vaccine mandates and discrimination based on vaccination status in multiple areas
MO SB 693 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to move out of the Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Requires employers who mandate COVID-19 Vaccines to permit exemptions
MO HB 2009 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Removes private/parochial schools from state vaccine law, adds conscientious vaccine exemption for public schools, prohibits adding new vaccines
MO HB 1635 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Establishes that individuals have the right to determine health decisions, addresses quarantine
MO HB 1641 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to move out of the House, session ended 5/30/2022 Makes employers liable for employees' damages/injuries caused by mandated vaccines
MO HB 1709 2022-05-30 OPPOSE Died, failed to have a Senate committee hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits mandating vaccines which are undergoing trials/EUA only, authorizes college & healthcare provider mandates due to federal programs/funding
MO HB 2358 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to move out of the Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Requires employers provide reasonable accommodations from COVID mandates, allows comp/unemployment
MO HB 2339 2022-05-30 WATCH Died, failed to be scheduled for a hearing, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits government entities from entering rental agreements with third parties mandating COVID-19 vaccines contrary to state law
MO SB 636 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to move out of the Senate, session ended 5/30/2022 Establishes it is unlawful for an employer to require an employee receive COVID-19 vaccine
MO HB 1691 2022-05-30 SUPPORT Died, failed to pass House committee, session ended 5/30/2022 Prohibits state from entering into a contact with employers that discriminate based on vaccination

Announcements

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