|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to health|
|Aug 11, 2021||referred to rules|
senate Bill S7322
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7322 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Senate Health
- Law Section:
- Public Health Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §2183, Pub Health L
S7322 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Prohibits mandatory immunization against the coronavirus; prohibits requiring immunization for attendance at school or day care, transportation, travel, entering public buildings, employment, nursing home residency or receiving government services; provides that no proof of vaccine shall be required or used; prohibits incentive for administering or receiving vaccination.
S7322 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7322 SPONSOR: LANZA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting a mandatory immunization against the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 PURPOSE: This bill would prohibit any mandatory immunization against the novel coronavirus/ COVID19 SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Article 21 of the public health law is amended by adding a new section 2183. Novel coronavirus/COVID-19; immunization states: 1. No immunization used for inducing immunity against COVID-19 in humans in this state shall be a mandatory immunization, no person shall be required to receive such vaccine.
S7322 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7322 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E August 11, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to prohibiting a mandatory immunization against the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding a new section 2183 to read as follows: § 2183. NOVEL CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19; IMMUNIZATION. 1. NO IMMUNIZATION USED FOR THE PURPOSES OF INDUCING IMMUNITY AGAINST COVID-19 IN HUMANS IN THIS STATE SHALL BE MADE A MANDATORY IMMUNIZATION. NO PERSON SHALL BE REQUIRED TO RECEIVE SUCH VACCINE. 2. NO CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN SHALL BE REQUIRED TO RECEIVE SUCH VACCINE AGAINST COVID-19 UNLESS A PERSON IN A PARENTAL RELATION TO SUCH CHILD REQUESTS AND CONSENTS TO HAVE THE CHILD VACCINATED. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SUBDIVISION THE TERM "PERSON IN PARENTAL RELATION TO A CHILD" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SET FORTH IN SECTION TWENTY-ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE. PRIOR TO ADMINISTERING THE IMMUNI- ZATION EVERY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER OR PRACTITIONER SHALL PROVIDE A LIST OF INGREDIENTS CONTAINED IN THE VACCINE AS PROVIDED BY THE MANUFACTURER PRODUCT INSERT AND ALL POTENTIAL SIDE EFFECTS AS INDICATED BY INDUSTRY STUDIES. 3. NO INCAPACITATED PERSON SHALL BE REQUIRED TO RECEIVE SUCH IMMUNIZA- TION AGAINST COVID-19 UNLESS A PERSON WHO IS THE LEGAL GUARDIAN OF SUCH INCAPACITATED PERSON CHOOSES TO HAVE THE INCAPACITATED PERSON VACCINAT- ED. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION: (A) THE TERM "INCAPACITATED PERSON" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON OVER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN WHO IS UNABLE TO MAKE OR COMMUNICATE DECISIONS AFFECTING THEIR PHYSICAL HEALTH, SAFETY, OR SELF-CARE; AND (B) THE TERM "LEGAL GUARDIAN" SHALL MEAN AND INCLUDE ANY PERSON WHO IS OVER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN AND DESIGNATED BY AN INCAPAC- ITATED PERSON PRIOR TO INCAPACITATION AS THEIR LEGAL GUARDIAN OR A EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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