HB 2242

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 13, 2021
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

COVID-19 immunization; prohibition on requirement, discrimination prohibited.


COVID-19 immunization; prohibition on requirement; discrimination prohibited. Prohibits the State Health Commissionerand the Board of Health, the Board of Behavioral Health and DevelopmentalServices, the Department of Health Professions and any regulatory board therein, and the Department of Social Services from requiringany person to undergo vaccination for COVID-19 and prohibits discriminationbased on a person's vaccination status with respect to any COVID-19vaccine (i) with regard to education, employment, insurance, or issuanceof a driver's license or other state identification or (ii) in numerousother contexts. The bill also prohibits the inclusion of any patient immunization information in the Virginia Immunization InformationSystem (VIIS) unless the patient has consented, in writing, to inclusionof his information in the VIIS.

Bill Sponsors (1)



Jan 28, 2021


Tabled in Health, Welfare and Institutions (18-Y 3-N)

Jan 13, 2021


Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102203D


Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

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