Influenza vaccination; requires Board of Health to develop and issue guidelines for administration. (HB2447)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Influenza; vaccination of minors. Requires the Board of Health to, by August 31, 2009, develop and issue guidelines for administration of influenza vaccine to minors by registered nurses, and provides that a prescriber, acting on behalf of the Department of Health and in accordance with guidelines issued by the Department of Health may authorize the administration of influenza vaccine to a minor by a registered nurse. This bill further provides that the presence and consent of the minor's parent, guardian or legal representative shall be required for administration of the vaccine. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093218736
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2447)
01/29/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 093271736-H1
01/30/2009Read first time
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093271736-H1
02/02/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2447H1
02/03/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2009Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Enrolled
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2447ER)
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2447ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 110 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0110)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 51 seconds.