New Hampshire Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center New Hampshire 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
NH HB 1369 1/14/2022 OPPOSE Scheduled for a hearing in the Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs on 1/18/2022 Allows performing arts venues to establish their own COVID-19 policies, including vaccine mandates
NH HB 1608 1/13/2022 WATCH Scheduled for hearing on 1/24/2022 in the House Health, Human Services, & Elderly Affairs Committee Removes personal COVID-19 vaccine information entered without consent from state registry
NH HB 1604 1/13/2022 SUPPORT Introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to the House Health, Human Services & Elderly Affairs Committee Prohibits public healthcare providers from requiring COVID-19 vaccination to provide services
NH HB 1606 1/13/2022 SUPPORT Introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to the House Health, Human Services & Elderly Affairs Committee Makes state vaccine registry an opt-in program instead of an opt-out program
NH HB 1089 1/12/2022 SUPPORT Public Hearing in the House on 01/13/2022 1:30 p.m. LOB 305-307 Voids noncompete agreements for employees fired for refusing mandated vaccines
NH HB 1334 1/11/2022 WATCH Scheduled for a hearing in the Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs on 1/11/2022 Adds vaccination definition to statute on New Hampshire Vaccine Association
NH SB 374 1/11/2022 WATCH Introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to the Senate Health & Human Services Committee Prohibits COVID-19 vaccine mandates on certain individuals and allows others to claim exemptions
NH HB 1633 FN 12/30/2021 OPPOSE To be introduced/referred to House Health, Human Services & Elderly Affairs Committee 1/5/2022 Mandates COVID-19 Vaccines for all students, extends all vaccine requirements to college students
NH HB 1271 12/28/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Requiring legislative approval for vaccine mandates issued by the state health commissioner
NH HB 1210 12/27/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Labor, Industrial & Rehabilitative Services Allowing certain COVID-19 vaccine exemptions and prohibiting certain medical treatment mandates
NH HB 1487 12/27/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Removes requirement for health care provider signature to opt-out of the vaccine registry
NH HB 1481 12/27/2021 OPPOSE Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Repeals Medical Freedom in Immunizations law as enacted on July 23 2021
NH HB 1490 12/27/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Judiciary Committee Prohibits discrimination based on vaccination status/refusal to use medical device in public places
NH HB 1260 12/27/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Judiciary Committee Prohibits discrimination based on vaccination status in employment, public accommodations & housing
NH HB 1495 12/27/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Prohibits state funded employers from requiring vaccines, except medical facilities during threat
NH HB 1241 12/27/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Education Committee Attempts to prohibit school COVID-19 Vaccine mandates
NH HB 1379 12/27/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Limits child vaccine requirements and removes HHS Department's ability to issue additional mandates
NH HB 1431 12/26/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Children and Family Law Committee Establishes parental bill of rights, including the right to exempt children from immunizations
NH HB 1351 12/26/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Labor, Industrial & Rehabilitative Services Prohibits employers that receive public funds from issuing COVID-19 vaccine mandates
NH HB 1280 12/26/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Children and Family Law Committee Prohibits parental rights termination based on refusal to vaccinate a child
NH HB 1377 12/26/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Labor, Industrial & Rehabilitative Services Allows employees fired for noncompliance with vaccine mandates to receive unemployment benefits
NH HB 1488 12/26/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Expands prohibition of discrimination against individuals who choose not to participate in registry
NH SB 288 12/26/2021 SUPPORT Scheduled for a hearing on 1/13/2022 in Senate Health & Human Services Committee Prohibits COVID-19 vaccine mandates by schools and child care agencies
NH HB 1332 12/26/2021 OPPOSE Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Education Committee Allows public universities and colleges to mandate COVID-19 vaccines
NH SB 319 12/26/2021 OPPOSE Scheduled for a hearing on 1/13/2022 in Senate Health & Human Services Committee Requires financial health insurance incentives for individuals based on COVID-19 vaccination status
NH HB 1352 12/22/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services Creates workers' compensation eligibility for adverse reactions to mandatory COVID-19 vaccines
NH HB 1455 12/22/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Prohibits state and local enforcement of federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates
NH HB 146 12/17/2021 SUPPORT Referred to interim study by committee on 12/16/2021 Requires providers to give list of ingredients contained in an injectable medication
NH HB 1099 12/16/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Prohibits the Department of Health & Human Services from requiring COVID-19 vaccine passports
NH HB 1126 12/16/2021 OPPOSE Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Permits minors over the age of 16 to consent to vaccinations without parental consent.
NH HB 1224 12/16/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Prohibits governmental COVID-19 mandates and discrimination on vaccine status by certain entities
NH HB 1233 12/16/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to House Education Committee Prohibits public higher education entities from having COVID-19 vaccine & mask mandates for students
NH HB 1003 12/15/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Prohibits healthcare providers from discriminating against patients based on vaccination status
NH HB 1035 12/15/2021 SUPPORT Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs Adds conscientious objector exemption for vaccines required for school
NH HB 1088 12/15/2021 WATCH Prefiled, to be introduced on 1/5/2022 and referred to committee Establishes rights of employees to wear PPE and be vaccinated against COVID-19
NH HB 592 10/15/2021 SUPPORT Scheduled for an executive session in the House on 10/26/2021 Requires pharmaceutical companies to post bond for costs of illness/death from vaccine
NH HB 506 4/13/2021 SUPPORT Died for 2021, left on the table Provides equal access to public accommodations to individuals who refuse vaccination

Announcements

There are no announcements available at this time, but please check back soon.