senate Bill S7315

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the immunization of all children born after January 1, 1996 against the human papillomavirus (HPV)

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May 12, 2014 referred to health

S7315 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง2164 & 613, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A699
2009-2010: A778

S7315 - Summary

Provides for the immunization of all children born after January 1, 1996 with the human papillomavirus (HPV).

S7315 - Sponsor Memo

S7315 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7315

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring  immuni-
  zation against human papillomavirus (HPV)

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The section heading and subdivisions  2,  3,  5  and  6  of
section  2164 of the public health law, as amended by chapter 189 of the
laws of 2006 and subdivision 2 as separately amended by chapter  506  of
the laws of 2006, are amended to read as follows:
  Definitions;   immunization  against  poliomyelitis,  mumps,  measles,
diphtheria, rubella, varicella, HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV),  Haemophilus
influenzae  type  b (Hib), pertussis, tetanus, pneumococcal disease, and
hepatitis B.
  2. a. Every person in parental relation to a child in this state shall
have administered to such child an adequate dose or doses of an immuniz-
ing agent against poliomyelitis, mumps,  measles,  diphtheria,  rubella,
varicella,  HUMAN  PAPILLOMAVIRUS  (HPV),  Haemophilus influenzae type b
(Hib), pertussis, tetanus, pneumococcal disease, and hepatitis B,  which
meets  the standards approved by the United States public health service
for such biological products, and which is approved  by  the  department
under such conditions as may be specified by the public health council.
  b.  Every person in parental relation to a child in this state born on
or after January first, nineteen hundred ninety-four and entering  sixth
grade  or a comparable age level special education program with an unas-
signed grade on or after September first, two thousand seven, shall have
administered to such child a booster immunization containing  diphtheria
and  tetanus  toxoids, [and] an acellular pertussis vaccine, AND A HUMAN
PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV) VACCINE, which meets the standards approved by  the
United  States  public  health service for such biological products, and
which is approved by the department under  such  conditions  as  may  be
specified by the public health council.
  3.  The  person  in  parental  relation  to any such child who has not
previously received such immunization  shall  present  the  child  to  a

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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