|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|
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.