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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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 Date Position Title Status
MO HB 1424 2024-05-17 WATCH Prohibits COVID vaccine mandate for schools to 12/31/2028, prohibits requiring COVID vaccine for public accommodations, employer mandate exemptions Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator with your concerns
MO HB 1526 2024-05-17 OPPOSE Prohibits state agencies requiring non-FDA approved/EUA vaccines; doesn't apply to health facility/secondary schools getting federal $ from C-19 shots Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator, ask them to OPPOSE
MO HB 1698 2024-05-17 SUPPORT Protects rights of individuals to refuse health related counter measures including vaccination during statewide emergency, establishes cause of action Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator, ask them to SUPPORT
MO HB 1790 2024-05-17 WATCH Establishes employer liability for damages and injuries to employees resulting from any immunization required as a condition of employment Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator with concerns
MO HB 2294 2024-05-17 SUPPORT Prohibits employer from discriminating against employee who didn’t receive or show proof of COVID-19 vaccination, establishes cause of action Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator, ask them to SUPPORT
MO HB 2368 2024-05-17 OPPOSE Repeals 2022 HB 2331 & SB 710 which prohibited considering COVID-19 vaccination status in organ donor & recipient process, excluding lung transplants Status: Referred to the House General Laws Committee on 5/17/2024

Action: Contact House General Laws Committee Members, your Representative, & Senator, ask them to OPPOSE
MO SB 734 2024-03-07 SUPPORT Prohibits members of MO National Guard from being required to receive COVID-19 vaccine as a condition of service, part of larger military affairs bill Status: Eligible for Senate floor vote as of 3/7/2024

Action: Contact your Senator and Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
MO HB 2759/SB 1429 2024-03-07 SUPPORT Requires blood banks to test & label donated blood for COVID-19 vaccine or other mRNA, requires opportunity for recipient to refuse Status: HB 2759 referred to House Health & Mental Health Policy Committee on 2/29/2024 | SB 1429 referred to Senate Emerging Issues Committee on 3/7/2024

Action: Contact the House Health & Mental Health Policy Committee, Senate Emerging Issues Committee, your Representative, & Senator, ask them to SUPPORT
MO HB 1807 2024-03-06 SUPPORT Prohibits schools & higher ed institutions from mandating students/employees take COVID19 shots, tests, provides for up to $5,000 fines for violations Status: Voted Do Pass in House Special Committee on Public Policy on 3/6/2024

Action: Contact your Representative & Senator, ask them to SUPPORT
MO SB 952 2024-01-25 SUPPORT Prohibits gov’t & schools from infringing on right to reject med proc incl vaccines & health facilities from denying visitation based on vaccination Status: Referred to Senate Emerging Issues Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact Senate Emerging Issues Committee Members, your Senator, & Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
MO SB 1002 2024-01-25 SUPPORT Prohibits public school district or charter school from requiring COVID-19 vaccines to attend school or wear facemask as alternative to vaccination Status: Referred to the Senate Select Committee on Empowering Missouri Parents and Children Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact your Senate Select Committee on Empowering Missouri Parents and Children Comm. Members, your Senator, & Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
MO SB 909 2024-01-25 SUPPORT Prohibits providing public funds to any health care facility that refuses to provide treatment or services based on an individual's vaccination status Status: Referred to the Senate Emerging Issues Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact your Senate Emerging Issues Committee Members, your Senator, & Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
MO SJR 63 2024-01-25 SUPPORT Proposes constitutional amendment prohibiting government, including schools/colleges, from mandating medical procedures/treatments, including vaccines Status: Referred to the Senate Committee on Emerging Issues on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact Senate Committee on Emerging Issues Members, your Senator, & Representative, ask to SUPPORT
MO SB 1285 2024-01-25 SUPPORT Redefines prohibited misbranded foods to include foods w/ meat product derived from mRNA vaccinated animals unless labeled mRNA vaccinated, $1000 fine Status: Referred to the Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact Senate Agriculture, Food Production, and Outdoor Resources Committee Members, your Senator & Representative, ask them to SUPPORT
MO SB 1215 2024-01-25 OPPOSE Allows dentists to prescribe & administers vaccines for diseases related to care within the practice of dentistry, for patients 7 years and older Status: Referred to Senate Governmental Accountability Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact Senate Governmental Accountability Committee, your Senator, & Representative, ask to OPPOSE
MO SB 1085 2024-01-25 WATCH Prohibits COVID-19 vaccination or testing requirements for certain public or private entities, includes education or employment w/o exemptions Status: Referred to the Senate Emerging Issues Committee on 1/25/2024

Action: Contact Senate Emerging Issues Committee Members, your Senator, & Representative with your concerns
MO SB 902 2024-01-23 SUPPORT Protects parental rights, including exempting children from school immunizations, part of larger educational bill Status: Hearing held in Senate Education & Workforce Development Committee on 1/23/2024; no vote recorded

Action: Contact Senate Education & Workforce Development Committee Members, your Senator, & Representative, ask to SUPPORT

Announcements

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