New York Advocacy

Welcome to the National Vaccine Information Center New York 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

The following table lists the active action alerts for all states.

State Date Posted Title
NY 11/19/2021 OPPOSE A8378 COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Children

Bills to Watch

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

State Bill Number Position Status Title
NY A1614/S44 1/16/2022 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the Assembly and Senate Health Committees Requires reporting number of school vaccine exemptions to health dept. and posting online
NY A279/S75 1/14/2022 OPPOSE Passed Assembly Health Committee 5/25/2021, 01/05/2022 REFERRED TO Assembly Codes Committee Mandatory reporting of adult vaccinations to health dept. & NYC Registry without consent
NY A822/S937 1/6/2022 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the Assembly and Senate Health Committees on 1/6/2021 Allows minors to be vaccinated for STDs without parental knowledge or consent
NY S7322 9/20/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to Rules Committee on 8/11/2021, not moving in recess Prohibits mandatory COVID-19 Vaccinations
NY A3192/S3041 2/20/2021 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the Health Committees on 1/22/2021 & 1/27/2021 Allows children 14 and older to consent to any vaccination regardless of parental consent
NY A4269/S4376 2/4/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the Assembly and Senate Health Committee 2/1 and 2/3 Prohibits mandatory vaccination for coronavirus
NY S3659 1/31/2021 WATCH Introduced and referred to Senate Health on 1/30/2021 Exempts private and parochial schools and day care centers from immunization requirements
NY A3250 1/24/2021 SUPPORT Introduced and referred to the Assembly Health Committee on 1/22/2021 Prohibits flu vaccine mandates for child care and preschool
NY A2240/S45 1/18/2021 OPPOSE Introduced and referred to the Assembly and Senate Health Committees Mandates flu vaccines for children in child care and school
NY S43 1/2/2021 OPPOSE To be introduced and referred to the Senate Higher Education Committee on 1/6/2021 Allows pharmacist to administer flu vaccines to children 9 years and older
NY A416 12/29/2020 OPPOSE Prefiled to be introduced on 1/6/2021 Allows forced quarantine, vaccination and medical treatment during health emergency or epidemic

Announcements

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