HB220 (2021) Detail

Establishing medical freedom in immunizations.


HB 220  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0206

10/06

 

HOUSE BILL 220

 

AN ACT establishing medical freedom in immunizations.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Lang, Belk. 4; Rep. Nunez, Hills. 37; Rep. Rouillard, Hills. 6; Rep. Pearl, Merr. 26; Rep. Binford, Graf. 15; Rep. Harvey-Bolia, Belk. 4; Rep. Rice, Hills. 37; Rep. Notter, Hills. 21; Rep. Bordes, Belk. 3; Rep. Pauer, Hills. 26; Sen. Avard, Dist 12

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes the policy for medical freedom in immunizations for communicable diseases.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0206

10/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT establishing medical freedom in immunizations.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Communicable Disease; Medical Freedom. Amend RSA 141-C by inserting after section 1 the following new section:

141-C:1-a.  Medical Freedom.  Every person has the inalienable right to bodily integrity, free from any threat or compulsion that the person accepts any medical intervention, including immunization. No person may be discriminated against for refusal to accept an unwanted medical intervention, including immunization.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB220 at GenCourtMobile
HB220 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 8, 2021 House Hearing
March 2, 2021 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB220 Revision: 31506 Date: Jan. 4, 2021, 3:17 p.m.

Docket


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-0575h (Vote 18-1; CC)


March 2, 2021: Executive Session: 03/02/2021 12:30 pm Members of the public may attend using the following links: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/99282187833


Feb. 8, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/08/2021 09:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/92769044991 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 2 P. 39


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs