SB 0519 Requires hepatitis B vaccinations of seventh graders beginning in the 2000-2001 school year
LR Number:S2191.01I Fiscal Note:2191-01
Committee:Public Health and Welfare
Last Action:03/22/99 - Hearing Conducted S Public Health & Welfare Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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Current Bill Summary

SB 519 - This act concerns hepatitis B vaccinations. Beginning with the 2000-2001 school year, it requires every student entering the seventh grade to be vaccinated with three doses of hepatitis B vaccine. It will be unlawful for a parent or guardian to neglect to have a child immunized, unless the child is properly exempted.