Human papillomavirus vaccine; added as required vaccination. (HB1914)

Introduced By

Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Required vaccinations; adds human papillomavirus vaccine. Requires females to receive three doses of properly spaced human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. The first dose shall be administered on or after the child's eleventh birthday. After having reviewed materials describing the link between the human papillomavirus and cervical cancer approved for such use by the Board of Health, a parent or guardian may elect for his daughter not to receive this vaccine. This bill contains a delayed effective date of September 1, 2008. Amends § 32.1-46, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/04/2007 Committee
  • 01/04/2007 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072425534
  • 01/04/2007 Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
  • 01/22/2007 Impact statement from DPB (HB1914)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical duplicates of this one: HB2035.