Dear NVIC Advocacy Team Members,
We are edging closer towards the end of the first month of the 2017 legislative session, and we have been busy because your state legislators have been busy. If you live in one of the following states, there are already vaccine bills filed that can affect your rights! New bills filed since our last national update of 1/17/2017 are listed in BOLD.
AR, AZ, CT, HI, IA, IN, KS, KY, ME, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OK, OR, PA, RI, SD, TX, and VA.
- Priority Opposition Alert States – The following states have bills to restrict or eliminate vaccine exemptions: AR(withdrawn), CT, IA, MN, NY, OK, PA, TX.
- Priority Support Alert States – The following states have bills to add or expand vaccine exemptions: HI, IA, MS, NY, NJ, RI, TX.
- Oppose Vaccine Tracking – If you are in any of the following states: CT, KS, MT, NY, TX, beware that there are bills filed to expand vaccine tracking or eliminate OPT-IN consent for vaccine tracking. These bills need to be opposed!
There are dozens of other bills filed that need your support or opposition!
PLEASE LOG IN TO http://NVICAdvocacy.org NOW for more detailed information including links to the bills themselves and your State legislators. Please understand that we are analyzing bills and updating the NVIC Advocacy Portal multiple times a day and this information changes daily so log in often! Use this resource to find out what is going on in your state and what you can do to help.
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Here is a list of the bills filed that we are tracking as of 1/25/17. Note: You must be registered and logged in to see the specific information about the bills in your state. (Click to Article)